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Heavy-footed moa

This specimen was donated by FL Mouldey of Christchurch who accumulated a large collection of material from all over the world, which he donated to Canterbury Museum in Christchurch on...

Knife

Lashed onto the bone haft is animal jaw with a piece of bear skin wrapped around with hair attached. This is considered to be medicine. The blade is a European...

Ring

This ring is made from trailed dark brown glass with decoration cut into it. The size of the ring suggests it was either a finger ring worn by a man,...

Quirt

This Blackfoot Nation elk antler horsewhip would have been a treasured possession. This item is linked to Chief Crowfoot, a famous Siksika leader and Treaty 7 signatory....

Leaf-shaped arrowhead

This leaf-shaped arrowhead was found at the Neolithic site at Hembury in Devon. These arrowheads were used for hunting and warfare and replaced the microliths that were used in the...

New Zealand teal

Skin of a female New Zealand teal from the collection of Sir Wilfred Peek. Today there are less than 1000 of these ducks left and they are restricted to off...

Bag

Northern Plains style, this bag was popular as a trade item with Canadian fur trading companies, made by the Plains Cree, Plains Ojibwa and marginal Plains people. On the Northern...

Quirt

A Blackfoot horsewhip horn, with hide tassels and a braided hide whip. It has a strap of red trade cloth backed with white cotton cloth edged with pink and green...

Bow case

This bow case is from the Northern Plains region of Canada. Geometric beaded designs, outlined with a line of white beads, are a characteristic of Crow (Apsaroke) work. The floral...