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Canoe bailer

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  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:
Canoe bailer
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Watercraft and accessories
Place:
Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
9768
Barcode:
009768.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Watercraft and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a04deedb-4193-49ee-a405-b4d35a59e75a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_10448
Online Media:

Paint bag and brush/painting tool

Culture/People:
Gitxsan (Gitksan)  Search this
Possible 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
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Paint bag and brush/painting tool
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, animal bone, porcupine quills, fur
Techniques:
Sewn, quill embroidered, quill-wrapped (flat), carved, fringed
Object Type:
Art and Printing tools
Place:
Mouth of Babine River; Babine River; Kitimat-Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
9/8011
Barcode:
098011.000
See related items:
Gitxsan (Gitksan)
Art and Printing tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67b1bf32c-5cd9-4ac1-8dd1-27551a5d7af7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_105820
Online Media:

Shaman's bear headdress

Culture/People:
Tsimshian  Search this
Possible 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
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Shaman's bear headdress
Media/Materials:
Hardwood, sea snail (turban snail) opercula , hair, deerhide/deerskin, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted, inlaid
Dimensions:
21.5 x 14.5 x 18.5 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Native Term:
galk
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Date created:
circa 1850
Catalog Number:
9/8031
Barcode:
098031.000
See related items:
Tsimshian
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws630323f83-8c73-4e89-bb8b-10c13095aea8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_105841
Online Media:

Shaman's crown (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Gitxsan (Gitksan)  Search this
Possible 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
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Shaman's crown (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Bear claw/claws (Grizzly bear), puffin beak/beaks, copper, fur, cordage, commercially tanned leather, sinew
Techniques:
Stitched
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Upper Skeena River; Kitimat-Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
9/8050
Barcode:
098050.000
See related items:
Gitxsan (Gitksan)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6119e32bd-1c5a-45c5-b8e2-186206349bf2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_105860

Basket hat

Culture/People:
probably Haida (attributed); said to have been collected from the Tlingit  Search this
Artist/Maker:
attributed to Isabella Edenshaw (Kwii.aang), Haida, 1858-1926 (weaving) and Charles Edenshaw (Charles Edensaw/Tahaygen/Da.axiigang), Haida, 1839-1920 (painting)  Search this
Possible 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
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Basket hat
Media/Materials:
Spruce root, paint
Techniques:
Twined, painted
Dimensions:
6.70 x 1.80 x 41.00 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
9/8095
Barcode:
098095.000
See related items:
Haida
Tlingit [Ketchikan (Cape Fox)]
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68e437bf3-57ed-48ec-9834-c1d4dc130312
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_105906
Online Media:

Spoon

Culture/People:
Nisga'a (Niska)  Search this
Possible 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
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon
Media/Materials:
Mountain goat horn
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Lower Nass River; Kitimat-Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
9/8131
Barcode:
098131.000
See related items:
Nisga'a (Niska)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a7cb13ab-ff98-4579-89a2-d9bda049c1dc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_105998
Online Media:

Celt

Culture/People:
Lytton Nlaka'pamux (Upper Thompson River Salish)  Search this
Possible 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:
Celt
Media/Materials:
Jade
Techniques:
Ground
Object Type:
Woodworking tools
Place:
Fraser River; Lytton; Thompson-Nicola Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
10/1884
Barcode:
101884.000
See related items:
Lytton Nlaka'pamux (Upper Thompson River Salish)
Woodworking tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a236d210-4292-47ce-8970-4082c71e9d7d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_109347
Online Media:

Chisel

Culture/People:
Lytton Nlaka'pamux (Upper Thompson River Salish)  Search this
Possible 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:
Chisel
Media/Materials:
Nephrite
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped, abraded, polished
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Fraser River; Lytton; Thompson-Nicola Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
10/1864
Barcode:
101864.000
See related items:
Lytton Nlaka'pamux (Upper Thompson River Salish)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ed57d3d9-b4a8-4e30-bac5-657c924b4c8c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_110006
Online Media:

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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b5c0149c-d7db-4fce-aa49-ae22318f9426
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_11283
Online Media:

Adze blade

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:
Adze blade
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Pecked, ground
Object Type:
Woodworking tools
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
1/969
Barcode:
010969.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Woodworking tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65ee8ca26-adee-49d9-9c5a-2270937e0dcb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_11782
Online Media:

Necklace

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:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Bone hairpipe/hairpipes, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
1/995
Barcode:
010995.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f83cbb83-e199-4633-a7fa-a3afa219af0c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_11809
Online Media:

Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Nanok (Nan-Nook), Tahltan  Search this
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Collector:
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
Media/Materials:
Wood, abalone/haliotis shell
Techniques:
Inlaid
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
1/1001
Barcode:
011001.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63314c669-58f9-4853-b9f2-11d7ded20477
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_11817
Online Media:

Awl

Culture/People:
Chilkat Tlingit  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:
Awl
Media/Materials:
Iron point, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
11/1791
Barcode:
111791.000
See related items:
Chilkat Tlingit
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b9963ff4-c521-4576-9139-71fea98cc6cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_120106
Online Media:

Spoon

Culture/People:
Kuskwogmiut Yup'ik (Kuskokwim Eskimo)  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
Collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Incised, carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Lower Kuskokwim River; Kuskokwim region; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
1/2405
Barcode:
012405.000
See related items:
Kuskwogmiut Yup'ik (Kuskokwim Eskimo)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6cdf1845f-b4a4-4ff2-9569-d4abf2897bf7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_13322
Online Media:

Woman's hair ornament

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:
Woman's hair ornament
Media/Materials:
Dentalium shell/shells, glass bead/beads, hide, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
1/2500
Barcode:
012500.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6abf244d8-763d-4e79-abdb-3b255ec47eb8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_13422
Online Media:

Ice pick

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:
Ice pick
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
1/2882
Barcode:
012882.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws662f2bdc9-217f-444d-b750-f22174c84415
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_13677
Online Media:

Fish club

Culture/People:
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  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:
Fish club
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, inlaid
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
West coast of Vancouver Island; Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
13/3967
Barcode:
133967.000
See related items:
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66f6c23c6-5401-4fa7-b3c7-de2d2a174d60
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_143983
Online Media:

Shaman's neck ring

Culture/People:
Gitxsan (Gitksan)  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 neck ring
Media/Materials:
Cedar bark, maple bark, human hair
Techniques:
Twisted, wrapped
Dimensions:
2.5 x 34 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Skeena River; Kispiox (Kishpiyeoux); Kitimat-Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Date created:
1870-1920
Catalog Number:
13/3981
Barcode:
133981.001
See related items:
Gitxsan (Gitksan)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f11d681c-c6a3-4bf6-bfdc-bc724ea3b870
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_143998

Bag

Culture/People:
Nisga'a (Niska)  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:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Sea lion skin/fur
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Nass River; Kitladamax (Kitlakdamik, Kit-lagh-damoks, Gitlarhdamks, Menesk); Kitimat-Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
1/4249
Barcode:
014249.000
See related items:
Nisga'a (Niska)
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6098bee6e-3f23-458c-9301-df384aab7c29
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_14915
Online Media:

Spindle whorl

Culture/People:
Cowichan  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:
Spindle whorl
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Weaving tools/equipment
Place:
Duncan; Cowichan Valley Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
16/2780
Barcode:
162780.000
See related items:
Cowichan
Weaving tools/equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws603df2de2-46f1-4afa-a82b-08f176aee386
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_174457
Online Media:

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