• Culture/People:

    Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)

  • Object name:

    Man's dance apron

  • Native term:

    tsep

  • Date created:

    circa 1890

  • Place:

    Cape Mudge; Comox-Strathcona Regional District; British Columbia; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Wool cloth, cotton cloth, silk ribbon, puffin beak/beaks

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, appliqu├ęd

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected for MAI by George Heye in 1922 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).

  • Dimensions:

    72.2 x 78.2 cm

  • Catalog number:

    11/5124

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