Burke Museum Presents: “The Evolution of Tlingit Daggers” — May 6th —

3 May

Last time it was dinosaurs. This time it’s daggers. Can’t beat it, really.

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The Evolution of Tlingit Daggers
Burke Museum

This presentation will provide an historical and visual overview of the changing function and form of the Tlingit dagger. Along with this evolutionary process, issues of authenticity and marketplace status will be addressed. McClelland will discuss how the materials used to create daggers were tied to historical events on the coast and reflect the impact of contact, trade, and public demand.

Tuesday 7:00pm
05/06/2008

Admission: $8/Adults, $6.50/Seniors, $5/Students, Free/Members, Children Under 6 and UW Staff/Faculty/Students
Burke Museum
1701 45th Avenue NE, Seattle
(206) 543-5590
dso@u.washington.edu
www.burkemuseum.org

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