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Culture/People:
Tlingit [Hoonah]  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:
Shaman's charm/amulet (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
1840-1860
Collection History:
Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899) at an unknown date; purchased by George Heye from George T. Emmons in 1915.
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Catalog Number:
4/1669
Barcode:
041669.000
See related items:
Tlingit [Hoonah]
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e7e69fc4-b405-4ca0-959f-518240ffe358
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_44537