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The Chilkat Voile Scarf-Sarong Northwest Chilkat Design
The Chilkat Voile Scarf. This Northwest Chilkat design is part of The Canadian Museum of History. Individually presented with a wrap that tells the story of the design and the artist. Our Voile Scarves are always in fashion, lightweight, and soft to wear. Large enough to wear as a Sarong or Shawl. Add color and vibrancy to any outfit with our unique scarf collection, the perfect way to accessorize all year round.
- Size: 39.5 x 76.75
- Design: The Chilkat
- Care Instructions: Gentle wash on cold, hang to dry. Do not tumble dry.
See also our "The Chilkat" Throw Blanket (seen above) in our "NW Coastal Tribe Artist Designs - Tlingit, Haida + Tsimshian" category. Comes in Jacquard Woven Cotton and Soft, plush Velura™.
The Chilkat is a reproduction of an original weaving in the Canadian Museum of Civilization in Hull. A specialty of the Tlinget, whose territory was at the mouth of the Chilkat River in Alaska.
Using highly abstracted crest designs in blue, yellow, white, and black, this exceptional Chilkat blanket, was initially developed by the Tsimshian people of the same area, and bears the weaver's interpretation of the traditional "Diving Whale" pattern.