Bark shredder

Culture/People
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)
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
Presenter/funding source
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928
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 1916 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).
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Place
Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name
Vancouver Island
See related items
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)
Basketmaking and fiber-working tools
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
5/4224
Barcode
054224.001
Object Type
Basketmaking and fiber-working tools
Object Name
Bark shredder
Media/Materials
Animal bone
Techniques
Carved
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68adc99c7-ff70-4efe-9b71-70bb343f6511
Record ID
NMAI_58524