Tlingit. <em>Flat Carved Paddle, One of Pair</em>, 19th century. Wood, 24 7/8 x 3 3/16 in. (63.2 x 8.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Charlotte Elizabeth Dudley, 30.1468.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 30.1468.1_30.1468.2_acetate_bw.jpg)

Flat Carved Paddle, One of Pair


Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 24 7/8 x 3 3/16 in. (63.2 x 8.1 cm)


Accession Number: 30.1468.1

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Catalogue Description:
One of two canoe paddles carved in light, soft wood stained brown. On each paddle there is the Northwest Coast form-line style with salmon design , frontal view with an eye in the center of the design. The handles are undecorated. Old acession number #17, 695. Condition: good except for tip of paddle .1 is broken off.

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