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Ornament

Museum number:
2-600
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ark:/21549/hm21020000600
Accession number:
Acc.46
Object count:
1
Description:
Needlecase ornament; walrus ivory; in shape of salmon; perforated at side for attachment.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Lower Yukon, Yukon, Yukon-Koyukuk Borough
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Lower Yukon
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Charles L. Hall
Collection date:
ca. 1895
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
August 12, 1902
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 4 centimeters
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