Paddle (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
Cayuga [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Collector
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Previous owner
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Seller
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Object Name
Paddle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Wood, paint
Techniques
Carved, painted
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term
gagau'wsa
Place
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Collection History
Collected by anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1950) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from Frank Speck in 1933.
Catalog Number
18/4733
Barcode
184733.000
See related items
Cayuga [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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