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Head ring

Head ring
Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Previous owner
Mary Everson, Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Mary Jane Lenz (MJL), Non-Indian, 1930-2016
Donor
Mary Jane Lenz (MJL), Non-Indian, 1930-2016
Honoree
Margaret Wilson Frank (Maggie Frank), Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl), 1897-1997
Date created
2001
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Object Name
Head ring
Media/Materials
Yarn
Techniques
Knitted
Catalog Number
25/9066
Barcode
259066.000
Collection History
Given to Mary Jane Lenz (1930-2016, NMAI staff member) by Mary Everson (Kwakwaka'wakw) in 2001 during a memorial potlatch/feast in honor of Mary Everson's mother, Margaret "Maggie" Wilson Frank (1897-1997); donated to NMAI by Mary Jane Lenz in 2001.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place
Fort Rupert; Mount Waddington Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name
Vancouver Island
Usage