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Pipe

Museum number:
2-7006
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020007006
Accession number:
Acc.128
Object count:
1
Description:
Walrus ivory; one side has engraved caribou and hunters, other side has engraved umiak, kayak, seals and walrus.
Donor:
Harry Marcus Weston Edmonds
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Harry Marcus Weston Edmonds
Collection date:
1889-1904
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
1904
Context of use:
Tobacco pipe.
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 20.5 centimeters
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