War collars were used to shield the warrior’s lower face and neck.
Tlingit Copper Dagger
The dagger was a traditional weapon of war. Men were trained to master combat skills at an early age. The dagger was carried at all times and tied to the warrior’s wrist so it would not be lost in battle.
2013 Copper Eli Hanlon, Tlingit, L’uknax̱.ádi
Purchased with funds from the Rasmuson Art Acquisition Fund