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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:

Rattle

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle
Media/Materials:
Wood, metal wire, scallop shell/shells
Techniques:
Drilled, carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
9/9847
Barcode:
099847.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c8c3b762-7e05-401f-9da1-5a545b0a2887
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_107753
Online Media:

Roasting stick

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Possible collector:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Roasting stick
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Split
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Cape Mudge; Comox-Strathcona Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
10/268
Barcode:
100268.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63ddfcc2d-bc9b-479a-9974-f21862bd852d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_108135
Online Media:

Blanket

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Previous owner:
Frederick Landsberg (F. Landsberg), Non-Indian, 1861-1935  Search this
Seller:
Frederick Landsberg (F. Landsberg), Non-Indian, 1861-1935  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Edith Hendricks, Non-Indian, ca. 1849-1921  Search this
Object Name:
Blanket
Media/Materials:
Cedar bark, cordage
Techniques:
Twined, painted
Dimensions:
129 x 124 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place:
Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
10/4097
Barcode:
104097.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63210e4e3-2831-49dc-a2f1-91469bfe4c98
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_112535
Online Media:

Mask and accessories

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Object Name:
Mask and accessories
Media/Materials:
Wood, hair, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
10/8144
Barcode:
108144.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68c69ddc0-c38a-4ead-a222-cc68b638eab1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_116713
Online Media:

Blanket

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Blanket
Media/Materials:
Bearskin/fur (black bear), wool cloth, cedar bark, wood, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Sewn, plaited, carved
Dimensions:
152 x 152 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
t'lantsam
Place:
Campbell River; Comox-Strathcona Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Date created:
1880-1910
Catalog Number:
11/5127
Barcode:
115127.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68ac90bbb-88ae-439d-862e-6699683f6e2f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_123630
Online Media:

Basket hat

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Basket hat
Media/Materials:
Spruce root
Techniques:
Twined, plaited
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Campbell River; Comox-Strathcona Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
11/5131
Barcode:
115131.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64f0e5b0a-c69e-4ee9-9770-bb97efa07641
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_123635
Online Media:

Copper

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Copper
Media/Materials:
Copper
Techniques:
Hammered
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Cape Mudge; Comox-Strathcona Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
11/5192
Barcode:
115192.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6470c074c-cb8c-421e-a14c-0b1964b82bed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_124160
Online Media:

Shaman's rattle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Previous owner:
Landsberg's Free Museum  Search this
Seller:
Landsberg's Free Museum  Search this
Seller agent:
Frederick Landsberg (F. Landsberg), Non-Indian, 1861-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Shaman's rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Quastorn; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
1088
Barcode:
001088.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69dd23c62-fa64-4c00-bddc-ae6b63671fde
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_1351

Spoon

Culture/People:
Gwa'sala Kwakwaka'wakw (Goasila)  Search this
Collector:
George Hunt, Tlingit, 1854-1933  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon
Media/Materials:
Cow horn
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Smith Inlet; Central Coast Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
1/3184
Barcode:
013184.000
See related items:
Gwa'sala Kwakwaka'wakw (Goasila)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d895e8ff-58e1-4686-8037-87e718662458
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_13988
Online Media:

Powder flask/container

Culture/People:
Tlatlasikwala (Lalasiqoala/Nawiti) Kwakwaka'wakw  Search this
Collector:
George Hunt, Tlingit, 1854-1933  Search this
Object Name:
Powder flask/container
Media/Materials:
Horn, cotton cloth, twine/string
Techniques:
Carved, sewn, wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Firearms and accessories
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
1/3213
Barcode:
013213.000
See related items:
Tlatlasikwala (Lalasiqoala/Nawiti) Kwakwaka'wakw
Firearms and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6aa914c56-ee41-4921-a08e-7ce4d4fb03c2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_14017
Online Media:

Gathering basket

Culture/People:
Namgis Kwakwaka'wakw (Nemquic)  Search this
Collector:
George Hunt, Tlingit, 1854-1933  Search this
Object Name:
Gathering basket
Media/Materials:
Cedar bark
Techniques:
Plaited
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
1/3299
Barcode:
013299.000
See related items:
Namgis Kwakwaka'wakw (Nemquic)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bbaff22a-7c6c-4dda-85cd-726906a52578
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_14347
Online Media:

Spoon

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Seller:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
16/9473
Barcode:
169473.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e59d2139-b24d-4aef-b1be-98f0e11e4966
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_180551
Online Media:

Fish hook

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
Charles F. Newcombe (C.F. Newcombe), Non-Indian, 1851-1924  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Fish hook
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Native Term:
yo-kio
Place:
Xumtaspi; Mount Waddington Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Hope Island
Catalog Number:
1/9361
Barcode:
019361.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws629c791f8-393d-494b-88c3-5e3448044753
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20279
Online Media:

Mask

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
Charles F. Newcombe (C.F. Newcombe), Non-Indian, 1851-1924  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Mask
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Date created:
1880-1900
Catalog Number:
1/9325
Barcode:
019325.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66ae55902-a8fc-4ada-9d87-65d3ef21ae16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20323
Online Media:

Neck ring

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
Charles F. Newcombe (C.F. Newcombe), Non-Indian, 1851-1924  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Neck ring
Media/Materials:
Cedar bark
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Alert Bay; Mount Waddington Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Cormorant Island
Catalog Number:
1/9442
Barcode:
019442.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6956c4b09-4cbd-4a6a-a78e-0a8ff966f02d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20612
Online Media:

Box part/fragment

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
Charles F. Newcombe (C.F. Newcombe), Non-Indian, 1851-1924  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Box part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Wood, animal tooth/teeth, paint
Techniques:
Inlaid, painted
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Fort Rupert; Mount Waddington Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
1/9471
Barcode:
019471.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws663bce56f-3cdf-4cef-be5d-ec928d2174b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20642
Online Media:

Hand drum

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Hand drum
Media/Materials:
Hide, wood
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
19/6210
Barcode:
196210.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68c74aba9-02ce-4960-871e-cd138d13a27b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209593
Online Media:

Chief's headdress representing a killer whale with a raven on his back

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Chief Willie Seaweed (Willie Siwid [Siwiti]/Chief Hilamas/The One Able To Set Things Right/Smoky Top/Kwaxitola), Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl), 1873-1967  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Willie Seaweed (Willie Siwid [Siwiti]/Chief Hilamas/The One Able To Set Things Right/Smoky Top/Kwaxitola), Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl), 1873-1967  Search this
Wilhelm Helmer, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Wilhelm Helmer, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Chief's headdress representing a killer whale with a raven on his back
Media/Materials:
Red cedar, yellow cedar, pigment/pigments, velveteen
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
50.5 x 22 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Native Term:
gikaml
Place:
Quatsino; Mount Waddington Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Date created:
1930-1940
Catalog Number:
23/8252
Barcode:
238252.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6380c2d41-771c-4354-a548-06cbb77142b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_253801
Online Media:

Potlatch figure

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Chief Willie Seaweed (Willie Siwid [Siwiti]/Chief Hilamas/The One Able To Set Things Right/Smoky Top/Kwaxitola), Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl), 1873-1967  Search this
Collector:
Wilhelm Helmer, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Wilhelm Helmer, Non-Indian  Search this
Chief Willie Seaweed (Willie Siwid [Siwiti]/Chief Hilamas/The One Able To Set Things Right/Smoky Top/Kwaxitola), Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl), 1873-1967  Search this
Seller:
Wilhelm Helmer, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Potlatch figure
Media/Materials:
Red cedar, pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
37 x 28 x 131.3 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Quatsino; Mount Waddington Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Date created:
circa 1930
Catalog Number:
23/8258
Barcode:
238258.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c7721791-32b6-4a60-a9f3-a4738d4f8c31
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_253924
Online Media:

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