Mat creaser in the form of a duck

Date created
1890-1900
Culture/People
Cowichan
Collector
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945
Previous owner
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945
Seller
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945
Collection History
Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from George T. Emmons in 1928.
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Place
Duncan; Cowichan Valley Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name
Vancouver Island
See related items
Cowichan
Basketmaking and fiber-working tools
On View
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
15/8951
Barcode
158951.000
Object Type
Basketmaking and fiber-working tools
Object Name
Mat creaser in the form of a duck
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
21.5 x 5.5 x 7.5 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws670bd185e-60ba-4340-941c-d22995df7f69
Record ID
NMAI_170484