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Museum number:
2-5811
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020005811
Alternate number:
x-901 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.167
Object count:
1
Description:
Leather, with embroidery of red skin and thread. U - shaped flat pouch of bleached deerskin trimmed with sealskin, red dyed applique strips, plaited sinew carrying cord.
Donor:
Alaska Commercial Company, Benjamin Bristol, and Older University Collections
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alutiiq and Kodiak Eskimo
Collector:
unknown
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Gut (animal material) and Skin
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1904
Context of use:
cf. 2-5803
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
height 16 centimeters
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