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Spoon

Museum number:
2-8867
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020008867
Accession number:
Acc.260
Object count:
1
Description:
Large, wooden, with elaborately painted totemic designs in red, black and blue. Marked in ink: "Spoon from Sitka, J. G. Swan.
Donor:
Mrs. H. H. Bancroft
Collection place:
Sitka, Baranof Island, Sitka Borough
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Alexander Archipelago; Sitka
Culture or time period:
Tlingit
Maker or artist:
J. G. Swan
Collector:
Mrs. H. H. Bancroft
Collection date:
1907
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
1907
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 29 centimeters
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