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Tusk

Museum number:
2-37886
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020037886
Alternate number:
Ethno. (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.1681
Object count:
1
Description:
Walrus tusk. Butt end neatly sawed, tip broken and worn.
Donor:
Lucy Bloomfield
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Harry W. Bloomfield
Collection date:
1906-1928
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
1962
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 14 inches and width 3 inches
Legacy documentation: