"Initiation Into Tlokosla" 1895 Drawing

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Published: Boaz, Franz; "The Social Organization & Secret Societies Of The Kwakiutl Indians; USNM-AR 1895, Wash, 1897; Pl 40
Colored pencil on paper drawing on paper mount
Addl. KW Subjects
Kwakiutl (Kwakwaka'wakw)
Scene from Side of Bedroom Wall
Cite as
Manuscript Kwakiutl: Boas, Franz, Artist, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
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Se sa yukl, one side of a drum carved in Si' siul (double headed snake) motif; and Initiation into Tlokosla and Hawina'witl, from sides of a bedroom ca. 1895 [Boas, Franz 1858-1942]
Local number
NAA INV 08533701
Kwakiutl Indians
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America
Boas, Franz 1858-1942
Boas, Franz 1858-1942
Royal Ethnographical Museum, Berlin; Collected by Jacobsen
Physical description
1 leaf 010 in x 006 in mounted on 010 in x 008 in
National Anthropological Archives
Works of art