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Snare

Museum number:
2-59572
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Accession number:
Acc.3282
Object count:
1
Description:
Part only. Bird wing bone perforated at one end with baleen line attached to perforation.
Donor:
Mrs. Bernice Wetterwik
Collection place:
Head of Kotzebue Sound, Kotzebue Sound, Northwest Arctic Borough
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Kotzebue Sound; Head of Kotzebue Sound
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Louis Levy
Collection date:
1879-1947
Object type:
ethnography
Context of use:
Part of marmot snare. (Parrys marmot)
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 7.1 centimeters
Comment:
References: Cf. Nelson, p. 124 and figure 4, plate LI.
Legacy documentation: