|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Culture Area:||Northwest Coast Culture Area|
|Credit Line:||Alaska Ethnological Expedition, George Byron Gordon, 1905|
Short, diamond shaped strap or tumpline made from animal hide with brown fur on one side. Line and geometric designs are cut into the fur. Tapers at both ends and slit, then reinforced with a short, bone rod. One end has a braided, hide cord attached. Wraps over the forehead and is used to carry heavy loads.
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