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Tusk

Museum number:
2-18106
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020018106
Accession number:
Acc.856
Object count:
1
Description:
Walrus tusk, root end cut off and damaged, tip perforated, one perforation at cut end.
Donor:
A. D. Schindler
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
A. D. Schindler
Collection date:
1883
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
1946
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 50.5 centimeters
Legacy documentation: