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Museum number:
2-7083
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020007083
Alternate number:
63 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.128
Object count:
1
Description:
For woman's workbox. Made of walrus ivory. 3 large and 4 smaller series of concentric circles with zigzags inside. Double perforation at each end.
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
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 20 centimeters and width 2.5 centimeters
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