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U981.2.25
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Canoe Paddle
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
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Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Wood; Paint; Shell, Dentalia
Support / Technique : Carved; Painted
Object Type : paddles
Visual Description : Crutch style Northern N.W.C. Type canoe paddle but tourist item as it is too thin to be functional. Decorative motifs on one side include: geoometric design: on handle with two inlaid dentalis shells. Lightening snake with wolf 's or bear's.
Accession # : U981.2.25
Width (cm) : 15.90
Height (cm) : 150.80
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Commander and Mrs. A.J. Tullis to the UVic Department of Anthropology, University of Victoria
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