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Museum number:
2-5802
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020005802
Alternate number:
x-892 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.167
Object count:
1
Description:
Skin and cloth. Braided sinew drawstring with tassels; elaborate thread embroidery; multicolored; fur trim.
Donor:
Alaska Commercial Company, Benjamin Bristol, and Older University Collections
Collection place:
Aleutian Islands, Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Aleutian Islands
Culture or time period:
Aleut
Collector:
unknown
Collection date:
1898
Materials:
Fur (hair material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements and 5.7 Objects made for sale, souvenirs, models, and reproductions
Accession date:
1904
Context of use:
to carry
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
width 20 centimeters and depth 22 centimeters
Legacy documentation: