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Bracelet

Museum number:
2-71348
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020071348
Accession number:
Acc.4177
Object count:
1
Description:
Walrus ivory links with alternating seals and whales, fox, polar bear and walrus (head broken) in full relief; separated by rectangles of brown stained ivory; strung on by two worn elastic strings.
Donor:
Bertha Hammond
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Bertha Hammond
Collection date:
unknown
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
1.2 centimeters, 1.2 inches, width 1.7 centimeters, and width 0.9 centimeters
Legacy documentation: