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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Haida 8 British Columbia 6
Descriptions
carved 177 black stone
Names
totem pole model 4
Subjects
three 34 animal figures 2
Date:
ca. 1800s
Dimensions:
H: 8.5 in, width: 1.75 in, depth: 1.75 in
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Small totem pole carved from black stone; three animal figures one on top of another. ---Model totem poles made from argillite; Haida Indians West Coast of Queen Charlotte Islands. Models much older than large carved wooden poles. Eden Shaw of Musset.
Accession Number:
NA.502.152

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
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