- Museum number
Hat; twined of cedar or spruce root; conical hat with concave indentation at top centre; side painted with black and red formline design; headband attached to inside of hat, to which is tied a twisted wool? cord.
Diameter: 26 centimetres
Height: 16 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- see JCH King `Artificial Curiosities of the North West Coast of America' BMP Ltd 1981
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1979-1980 15 Feb-29 Sept, London, Museum of Mankind; Captain Cook in the South Seas
1999 25 Jun-2001 1 Sep, BM Room 26; Gallery of North America, Case: "The Mowacht of Vancouver Island"
2015 27 March-7 Sept, Anchorage, Alaska, Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage
2015-2016 16 Oct-6 Mar, Tacoma, Washington State History Museum, Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collected during one of Cook's voyages.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am1780D8.5 (old CDMS no.)
Miscellaneous number: Am1780A1110.2