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Amulet

Tlingit
Southeast Alaska

ca. 1820–40

antler, abalone shell
length: 5 ½˝

Inventory # N3892

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Provenance

Collected by George T. Emmons

Harry Beasley, Cranmore House, London, England, 1932

Roy G. Cole, London, England

George Terasaki, New York, NY 1981

The Allen and Sally Wardwell Collection, New York, NY

Published

Shamanistic Charms, Ethnologia Cranmoriensis, vol. 4

Emmons and Miles, 1939, pgs. 31-35

Tangible Visions, Wardwell, New York, Monacelli Press, 1996, pg. 181, pl. 231

RELATED EXAMPLE

Barbeau 1953, pg. 268, pl. 229 (top) for a charm likely by the same artist

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