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Robe

Object Number:NA9486
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Killisnoo
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Squirrel Skin
Quill
Length: 199.5 cm
Width: 169.1 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1923
Other Number:23 - Field No SF
23 - Other Number

Description

A rectangular robe made of 91 rectangular squirrel pelts. Brown, gray, and white fur on one side. The upper edge includes fringe wrapped with white porcupine quills and shell beads.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Raven's Journey: The World of Alaska's Native People ( Nov 1986 - Feb 2010) View Objects in Exhibition

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