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Fastener

Museum number:
2-6768
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020006768
Alternate number:
x-2961 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.167
Object count:
1
Description:
Carved bone belt fastener. Hook form with animal head; incised chevrons on back.
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:
unknown
Collection date:
1898
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.1 Daily Garb and 2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1904
Context of use:
cf. 2-6767
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
width 4 centimeters
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