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Cribbage board

Museum number:
2-36897
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020036897
Alternate number:
317 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.374
Object count:
1
Description:
Made of ivory, engraved; walrus, deer, village as designs. Irregular.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
1800-1899
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Production date:
1800-1899
Accession date:
1909
Context of use:
Gameboard made for sale to tourists, etc.
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 1.5 inches, length 2.25 inches, and width 14.5 inches
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