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A pair of painted wooden accuser hands fastened with vegetal fiber | Donald Ellis Gallery

Accuser Hands

Nishga
Northern British Columbia

ca. 1900

wood, paint, vegetal fiber

width: 10 ¾"

Inventory # N3683

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Provenance

Reportedly collected around 1925 from the Nishga at the Nass or Skeena rivers and are said to be from the Kincolith Village Site
Eidy Bevan Cross collection (1925)
H.R. MacMillan collection (1963)

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Royal British Columbia Museum collected by W.A Newcombe in the Nishga village of Lakalzap (Greenville) in 1905