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Zoomorph

Museum number:
2-6107
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020006107
Alternate number:
X-2300 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.167
Object count:
1
Description:
Seal carved of walrus ivory. Engraved markings on back.
Donor:
Alaska Commercial Company, Benjamin Bristol, and Older University Collections
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
unknown
Collection date:
1898
Materials:
Wood (plant material)
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.7 Gifts, Novelties, Models, Reproductions (excluding currency), Commemorative Medals, and Forgeries
Accession date:
1904
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 8.8 centimeters
Legacy documentation: