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Spear point

Museum number:
2-16694
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020016694
Accession number:
Acc.770
Object count:
1
Description:
Slate point.
Donor:
Margaret Lantis
Collection place:
Mekoryuk, Nunivak Island, Bethel Borough
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Nunivak Island; Mekoryuk
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Margaret Lantis
Collection date:
1940
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
1940
Context of use:
For large walrus spear.
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 9 centimeters
Legacy documentation: