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Kayak model

Museum number:
2-7068
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020007068
Alternate number:
60 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.128
Object count:
1
Description:
Carved model of single hatch kayak. Single piece walrus ivory including hunter in cockpit. Carved and attached wood paddle, weapons.
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
Function:
1.4 Transportation and 5.7 Objects made for sale, souvenirs, models, and reproductions
Accession date:
1904
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 10.3 centimeters
Legacy documentation: