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Carvings

Museum number:
2-59557a,b
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm210259557a@2cb
Accession number:
Acc.3282
Object count:
2
Description:
Bodkin-like carvings. Made of walrus ivory.
Donor:
Mrs. Bernice Wetterwik
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Louis Levy
Collection date:
1879-1947
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 5 centimeters
Legacy documentation: