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Museum number:
2-48389a-e
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm210248389a@2de
Accession number:
Acc.2646 and Acc.2647
Object count:
5
Description:
Square and rectangular ivory pyramids. Drilled for attachment in back. Made of fossil walrus ivory.
Donor:
Elizabeth McCown Langstroth and Mabel Ballew
Collection place:
Nome, Nome Borough, Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Nome
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Mabel Ballew
Collection date:
1909
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
1970
Context of use:
Made for sale.
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Comment:
made by an Eskimo
Legacy documentation: