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Kayak model

Museum number:
2-13190
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020013190
Accession number:
Acc.100HZ and Acc.100JM
Object count:
1
Description:
One hatch, carved walrus ivory, empty cockpit.
Donor:
Homer M. Izumi and Peabody Museum
Collection place:
Kodiak Island, Kodiak Island Borough, Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Kodiak district; Kodiak Island
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo and Koniag
Collector:
Homer M. Izumi
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.7 Objects made for sale, souvenirs, models, and reproductions
Accession date:
1904-1930
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 18 centimeters
Comment:
References: cf. Adney & Chapelle, p. 196, fig. 177 for Kodiak Id. kayak.
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