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Girl's collar

Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Girl's collar
Media/Materials:
Hide, wood, glass bead/beads, dentalium shell/shells, wool cloth, ermine skin/fur
Techniques:
Carved, sewn, strung
Dimensions:
30 x 31 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1880
Catalog Number:
1/865
Barcode:
010865.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_11259
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Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag

Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag
Media/Materials:
Hide, wool cloth, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
75 x 17 cm
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
1/886
Barcode:
010886.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Tahltan
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_11280
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Knife sheath

Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Knife sheath
Media/Materials:
Hide, wool cloth, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
71 x 12.5 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1880
Catalog Number:
1/889
Barcode:
010889.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_11283
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Powder horn with bandolier strap

Culture/People:
Tahltan; probably collected from the Kaska Dena  Search this
Previous owner:
E. M. Shallcross, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
E. M. Shallcross, Non-Indian  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Powder horn with bandolier strap
Media/Materials:
Cow horn, wood, wool cloth, glass bead/beads, wool twill tape, hide, thread
Techniques:
Cut, carved, pegged, sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
66 x 24 x 7 cm
Object Type:
Firearms and accessories
Place:
Fort Pelly; Department of Assiniboia; Saskatchewan; Canada
Date created:
circa 1880
Catalog Number:
11/3505
Barcode:
113505.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Kaska Dena
Firearms and accessories
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_122339
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Pipe bowl in the form of a goose's head

Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl in the form of a goose's head
Media/Materials:
Wood, abalone/haliotis shell, iron musket barrel, brass, mother-of-pearl buttons
Techniques:
Carved, inlaid, lined
Dimensions:
11 x 9 x 5 cm
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
1860-1870
Catalog Number:
1/2914
Barcode:
012914.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Pipes and Smoking
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_13709
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Woman's collar

Culture/People:
probably Tahltan (attributed); possibly collected from the Tlingit  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's collar
Media/Materials:
Hide, dentalium shell/shells, glass bead/beads, otter skin/fur
Techniques:
Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, strung
Dimensions:
55 x 23 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
circa 1880
Catalog Number:
15/4369
Barcode:
154369.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Tlingit
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_165633
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Bag

Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Previous owner:
William M. Fitzhugh (William MacPherson Fitzhugh), Non-Indian, 1853-1929  Search this
Seller:
Estate of William M. Fitzhugh  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Hide, wool cloth, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Cutout, sewn, edge beaded
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
19/3319
Barcode:
193319.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_206652
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Powder measure

Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Previous owner:
William M. Fitzhugh (William MacPherson Fitzhugh), Non-Indian, 1853-1929  Search this
Seller:
Estate of William M. Fitzhugh  Search this
Object Name:
Powder measure
Media/Materials:
Ivory, brass thimble/thimbles, cordage
Techniques:
Incised, wrapped
Object Type:
Firearms and accessories
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
19/3478
Barcode:
193478.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Firearms and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_206813
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Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Possible collector:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Seller:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
20/8775
Barcode:
208775.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_223028
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Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Possible collector:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Seller:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials:
Wood, abalone/haliotis shell
Techniques:
Incised, inlaid
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
20/8776
Barcode:
208776.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_223029
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Yawning Goose

Photographer:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
IACB source:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Yawning Goose
Object Name:
Hairpin
Media/Materials:
Moose hoof/hooves, silver
Techniques:
Hammered, carved, inlaid, polished
Dimensions:
20.5 x 6.5 x 2.6 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Fairbanks; Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1983
Catalog Number:
25/6798
Barcode:
256798.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272681
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Necklace with pendant

Photographer:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
IACB source:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace with pendant
Media/Materials:
Silver, gold, glass bead/beads, metal chain, metal jewelry findings
Techniques:
Cast, strung
Dimensions:
37.6 x 4.5 x 2 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Fairbanks; Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1982
Catalog Number:
25/7525
Barcode:
257525.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_273436
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Needle case

Photographer:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
IACB source:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Needle case
Media/Materials:
Bird bone/bones, silver, gold
Techniques:
Cut, hammered
Dimensions:
15.8 x 1.2 x 1.9 cm
Object Type:
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Place:
Fairbanks; Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1983
Catalog Number:
25/8148
Barcode:
258148.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274077
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Letter opener

Photographer:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
IACB source:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Letter opener
Media/Materials:
Fossil ivory, silver, copper, bronze
Techniques:
Carved, polished, forged
Dimensions:
25 x 3.4 x 1.5 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Fairbanks; Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1983
Catalog Number:
25/8165
Barcode:
258165.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274094
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Covenant cup

Photographer:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
IACB source:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Covenant cup
Media/Materials:
Silver, gold
Techniques:
Hammered, cutout
Dimensions:
9 x 7.5 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Fairbanks; Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1982
Catalog Number:
25/8204
Barcode:
258204.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274135
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Print

Photographer:
Dempsey Bob, Tlingit/Tahltan, b. 1948 and Totem Heritage Center  Search this
Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Dempsey Bob, Tlingit/Tahltan, b. 1948; published by the Totem Heritage Center, Ketchikan, Alaska  Search this
IACB agent:
Myles Libhart, Non-Indian, 1931-1989  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Totem Heritage Center  Search this
Object Name:
Print
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink
Techniques:
Printed
Dimensions:
33 x 42.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Stikine River; Telegraph Creek; Kitimat-Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Date created:
May 21, 1983
Catalog Number:
25/9513
Barcode:
259513.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275570
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Bottle and stopper

Photographer:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
IACB source:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Bottle and stopper
Media/Materials:
Caribou antler , silver, fossil ivory
Techniques:
Carved, hammered, polished
Dimensions:
15.5 x 5.1 x 4.6 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Fairbanks; Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1982
Catalog Number:
25/9903
Barcode:
259903.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275992
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The Spirit Can Fly Like a Bird

Photographer:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
IACB source:
Glen Simpson, Tahltan, b. 1941  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
The Spirit Can Fly Like a Bird
Object Name:
Bottle and stopper
Media/Materials:
Caribou antler , silver, bronze, ivory
Techniques:
Carved, hammered, polished
Dimensions:
10.3 x 14.4 x 5 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Fairbanks; Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1982
Catalog Number:
25/9904
Barcode:
259904.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275993
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Wolf Design Robe

Photographer:
Dempsey Bob, Tlingit/Tahltan, b. 1948 and Linda Bob, Tlingit/Tahltan, b. 1945 and Virginia Bob (Virginia Hope), Tlingit/Tahltan  Search this
Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Made by Linda Bob, Tlingit/Tahltan, b. 1945 and Virginia Bob (Virginia Hope), Tlingit/Tahltan; designed by Dempsey Bob, Tlingit/Tahltan, b. 1948  Search this
Previous seller:
Spirit Wrestler Gallery  Search this
Previous owner:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Donor:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Title:
Wolf Design Robe
Object Name:
Robe
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, commercially tanned leather, glass bead/beads, deer hoof/hooves, button/buttons
Techniques:
Sewn, appliquéd, fringed, stitched
Dimensions:
115.5 x 148 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place:
Prince Rupert; Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
British Columbia mainland coastal islands
Island Name:
Kaien Island
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/4376
Barcode:
264376.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_280578
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Killer Whale Design

Photographer:
Geraldine McNeil, Tahltan and Ken McNeil, Tahltan/Tlingit/Nisga'a (Niska), b. 1961  Search this
Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Geraldine McNeil, Tahltan and Ken McNeil, Tahltan/Tlingit/Nisga'a (Niska), b. 1961  Search this
Previous owner:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Donor:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Title:
Killer Whale Design
Object Name:
Button blanket
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, mother-of-pearl buttons, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, appliquéd
Dimensions:
64 x 76 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place:
Prince Rupert; Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
British Columbia mainland coastal islands
Island Name:
Kaien Island
Date created:
2004-2005
Catalog Number:
26/5477
Barcode:
265477.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_281704
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