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Pipe

Museum number:
2-19286
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020019286
Accession number:
Acc.854
Object count:
1
Description:
Ivory, with engraved and darkened hunting scenes (walrus tusk); spider, umiaks and whale, reindeer, etc. Bowl has vertical slits on sides.
Donor:
Ellinor C. Davidson
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
unknown
Collection date:
unknown
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
1945
Context of use:
Tobacco pipe.
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 48.7 centimeters
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