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Sinker (fishing)

Museum number:
2-3930
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
x-76 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.167
Object count:
1
Description:
Smooth, polished stone, probably an unfinished sinker for a fishing line.
Donor:
Alaska Commercial Company, Benjamin Bristol, and Older University Collections
Collection place:
Aleutian Islands, Alaska
Culture or time period:
Aleut
Collector:
Alaska Commercial Company
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.1 Hunting and Fishing and 8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1904
Department:
Native US and Canada (except California)
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