Tlingit men in regalia, including a spruce-root crest hat with potlatch rings (center), Killer Whale crest hat (right) and Chilkat robes. Each man holds a Raven rattle. Courtesy of the Alaska State Library, Elbridge W. Merrill Photograph Collection, P57-022.
Ceremonial Copper 19th century Geography: United States, Alaska Culture: Tlingit Medium: Copper, paint Dimensions: H. 34 1/4 x W. 21 x D. 7/8 in. (87 x 53.3 x 2.2 cm) Classification: Metal-Implements Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979 - Chief George Kyan, Ketchikan, AK, 1880s–(d.)1955; by bequest to his family