Tlingit warrior helmet fetches more than $2 million at auction

A Tlingit warrior helmet sold at an east-coast auction recently to an anonymous private collector for $2.2 million. The hat had been in the possession of a woman who wasn’t even aware of what it was.

Jennifer Canfield, KNBA – Anchorage

UPDATED 06/03/2008: Corrected spelling of “Tlingit” in the headline