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Tlinglit Native Chief Cow-Dik-Ney

Tlinglit Native Chief Cow-Dik-Ney by Case & Draper. Potlach dancing costume; important winter ceremony featuring dancing, singing, feasting, and the lavish distribution of property. Major potlatches were a means of honoring the dead and, if successful, could serve to raise the social rank of the host

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