Dance cape

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Culture/People
Klukwan Chilkat
Seller agent
Emma M. Rhodes (E. M. Rhodes/Emma Millmore Rhodes), Non-Indian, 1868-1944
Seller
E. M. Rhodes & Co.
Object Name
Dance cape
Media/Materials
Cedar bark, mountain goat wool yarn, dye/dyes, hide, puffin beak/beaks
Techniques
Twined, sewn
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Klukwan; Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye in 1910 from E. M. Rhodes & Co., a Seattle, Washington, Indian artifact shop owned and operated by Emma M. Rhodes (Emma Millmore Rhodes, 1868-1944).
Catalog Number
2/5939
Barcode
025939.000
See related items
Klukwan Chilkat
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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