FMNH 18635.nosub[1]

  • 18635: Cedar interior house post used
    Photographer:Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Cedar interior house post used as a support for roof beams. Represents two brothers who were allowed to kill as many marmots (woodchuck mammals) as they could eat. on exhibit in Hall 10 against wall or corner
  • 18635: Cedar interior house post [Totem

    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Cedar interior house post [Totem pole] used as a support for roof beams. Represents two brothers who were allowed to kill as many marmots (woodchuck mammals) as they could eat. in old Hall 10 exhibit, [pre] before conservation
Catalog Number: 18635.nosub[1]
Description: carved house post
Materials: cedar wood
Cultural Attribution: Bella Coola
Locality: North America, Canada, British Columbia
Accession Number: [64] World's Columbian Exposition - Department of Ethnology (Gift)
Accession Year: 1897
Continent: North America
Country: Canada
Province/State: British Columbia
Collector/Source: World's Columbian Exposition - Department of Ethnology, P. Jacobson
IRN: 1089838
GUID: e7b7dd1f-a57a-4afe-bacd-c3ebeab51ffa