FMNH 85799.1-.3

  • Charly Nowell
    Photographer: Charles H. Carpenter
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Charly Nowell (Charles or Charlie) in Hamatsa dress. 85799 - shirt of cedar bark to which are attached a number of carvings, representing thunderbird, etc., includes headdress and ankle and armbands.
  • 85799: Charly Nowell
    Photographer: Charles H. Carpenter
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Charly Nowell (Charles or Charlie) in Hamatsa dress. 85799 - shirt of cedar bark to which are attached a number of carvings, representing thunderbird, etc., includes headdress and ankle and armbands. Nowell was an informant for collector Charles F. Newcombe, and one of seven BC native people at the Fair.
  • 85799: Attachments to cedar bark
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Attachments to cedar bark Hamatsa costume for legs
  • 85799: Attachments to Hamatsa Dress for
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Attachments to Hamatsa Dress for legs
  • 85799: Hamatsa Dress or shirt of cedar
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Hamatsa dress or shirt of cedar bark to which are attached a number of carvings, representing thunderbird, etc.. Charles or Charlie Nowell was an informant for collector Charles F. Newcombe Hall 10 Case 8. Record before deinstallation, accompanying photos by Charles Carpenter might show Nowell wearing the costume at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition.
  • 85799: detail of Hamatsa Dress or shirt
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: detail of Hamatsa dress or shirt of cedar bark to which are attached a number of carvings, representing thunderbird, etc. Charles or Charlie Nowell was an informant for collector Charles F. Newcombe Hall 10 Case 8. Record before de-installation
Catalog Number: 85799.1-.3
Description: costume
Materials: cedar bark
Cultural Attribution: Kwakiutl, Tsawataineuk
Locality: North America, Canada, British Columbia, Knight Inlet
Accession Number: [883] C. F. Newcombe (Expedition)
Accession Year: 1904
Other Numbers: 1510
Continent: North America
Country: Canada
Province/State: British Columbia
District/County: Knight Inlet
Collector/Source: Charles F. Newcombe, Ethnological Expedition to the North Pacific Coast - Tsimshian - 1904-1905
IRN: 1442789
GUID: 387a2c6b-e0e8-4e29-a3fb-209a331592fa