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12. Indian Woman, Tlinkit Tribe.
  • E.S. Tucker
  • 12. Indian Woman, Tlinkit Tribe., circa 1900
  • Alaska
  • Where object was made: District of Alaska (present-day Alaska) United States
  • glass lantern slide
  • Object Height/Width: 8.3 x 10.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7916
Description

Glass lantern slide of a woman, identified as a Tlingit woman, seated on the ground in front of a white building. She has a striped wool blanket wrapped around her shoulder, a scarf wrapped around her head, a ring through the septum of her nose, and holds a long, thin wooden tool in her proper right hand.