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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Nuwukmiut/Point Barrow]  Search this
Collector:
Micajah Wallace Pope (M.W. Pope), Non-Indian, 1873-1940  Search this
Previous owner:
Micajah Wallace Pope (M.W. Pope), Non-Indian, 1873-1940  Search this
Seller:
Micajah Wallace Pope (M.W. Pope), Non-Indian, 1873-1940  Search this
Object Name:
Spear
Media/Materials:
Ivory, hide, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Point Barrow; Arctic Slope Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Collection History:
Collected between 1907 and 1913 by Micajah W. Pope (1873-1940) during his work with the Alaskan Boundary Survey; purchased by MAI from Micajah Pope in 1928.
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Catalog Number:
16/1695
Barcode:
161695.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Nuwukmiut/Point Barrow]
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_173527