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Atlatl

Museum number:
2-14932
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020014932
Accession number:
Acc.693
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Inlaid knob of walrus ivory; green and brown paint.
Donor:
Margaret Lantis
Collection place:
Unalaska, Unalaska Island, Fox Islands
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Aleutian Islands; Unalaska
Culture or time period:
Aleut
Collector:
Margaret Lantis
Collection date:
1934
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.1 Hunting and Fishing
Accession date:
1934
Context of use:
For 2-14931 (harpoon).
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
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