Lip plug and Num-chah-nulth supernatural crystal.
18th c Native American Haida Applied Arts
(active c. 1700 - present)
Crystal; wood; abalone shell
British Columbia. Canada.
London. British Museum.
The crystal could be handled only by the chief. It was collected by Captain George Dixon on his trip with Captain Cook in 1778.
HAIDA Anonymous| Lip plug and Num-chah-nulth supernatural crystal. |Native American|c. 1760-1778| British Columbia. Canada.
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