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Tobacco pouch

Museum number:
2-5789
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020005789
Alternate number:
X-879 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.167
Object count:
1
Description:
Skin tobacco pouch with leather and blue bead trimming.
Donor:
Alaska Commercial Company, Benjamin Bristol, and Older University Collections
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
unknown
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Baleen, Glass (material), and Sinew
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.5 Stimulants, Narcotics, and Accessories
Accession date:
1904
Context of use:
cf. 2-5793
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Legacy documentation: