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Anthropomorph

Museum number:
2-5880
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020005880
Alternate number:
X-970 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.167
Object count:
1
Description:
Figurine. Seated person, leaning forward.
Donor:
Alaska Commercial Company, Benjamin Bristol, and Older University Collections
Collection place:
Pastolik, Wade Hampton Borough, Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Pastolik
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
unknown
Collection date:
unknown
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.2 Magic: Objects Associated with Practices reflecting confidence in the ability to manipulate supernatural agencies
Accession date:
1904
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
height 1.5 centimeters
Legacy documentation: