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Needle case

Museum number:
2-6758
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020006758
Alternate number:
x-2951 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.167
Object count:
1
Description:
Made from wingbone of large water fowl.
Donor:
Alaska Commercial Company, Benjamin Bristol, and Older University Collections
Collection place:
Pastolik, Wade Hampton Borough, Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Pastolik
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Rudolph Neumann
Collection date:
1898
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.5 Stimulants, Narcotics, and Accessories
Accession date:
1904
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 12 centimeters
Legacy documentation: