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Skin

Museum number:
2-14105
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Accession number:
Acc.46
Object count:
1
Description:
Skin of caribou (Rangifer sp.), complete.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Charles L. Hall
Collection date:
1902
Taxon:
Rangifer and Rangifer tarandus caribou
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
August 12, 1902
Context of use:
Probably used for manufacture of clothing.
Department:
Native US and Canada (except California)
Dimensions:
width 160 centimeters and length 117 centimeters
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