Native Americans on the Central Coast
Chumash tomol (boat) effigy made from Catalina Island steatite. Found at Burton Mound (old Potter Hotel site) and presented by Vera Dowell to the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History.
Close up photograph of stone boat effigy in profile view. Image originally obtained from Santa Barbara Historical Society.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 X 26 cm.
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Burton Mound (Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Chumash Indians -- California -- Santa Barbara County
Funeral rites & ceremonies -- Chumash Indian -- California -- Santa Barbara
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Part of "Historical Photos of Four Ethnicities on California's Central Coast" Collection
Originally published as part of Native Americans on the Central Coast: a photo essay