5 Archival description results for Argillite
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- 1-1-PPP-3 (56.1-56.2)
File contains images of Northwest Coast artifacts, such as argilites, silver jewelry, hats, and carvings. Textual records include photocopies or inkjet print outs of photos of artifacts.
- 1-1-PPP-1 (55.7)
File contains images of some of the artifacts in the Edenshaw exhibit, including argilite, carvings, hats, and metal works. The textual records in this record include photocopies of other artifacts in the exhibit, as well as photocopies of Northwest Coast artifacts housed in other museums.
- August 1967
Part of Anthony Carter fonds
File consists of images taken at or near Slatechuck Mountain on Haida Gwaii (called Kaagan in the Haida language). This mountain, located near Queen Charlotte City, is best known as a source of argillite, a rare form of slate used in Haida art. Images in this file show individuals harvesting argillite, in addition to images of women harvesting and preparing spruce roots to weave baskets, and images of the Golden Spruce tree that formerly stood in the area.