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Snare model

Museum number:
2-20979
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020020979
Accession number:
Acc.982
Object count:
1
Description:
Model rabbit snare; made of sewing cotton (should be made of twisted sinew).
Donor:
University Appropriation
Collection place:
Yukon, Yukon-Koyukuk Borough, Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Canada; Yukon
Culture or time period:
Teslin
Maker or artist:
Mabel Fox Rudolph
Collector:
Catharine McClellan and Dorothy Lee Rainier
Collection date:
1949
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.1 Hunting and Fishing and 5.7 Objects made for sale, souvenirs, models, and reproductions
Accession date:
1949
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Comment:
Remarks: See D. Jenness, "Indians of Canada", 6th ed., p. 425, for ref. to Teslin.
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