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Culture/People:
Kuskwogmiut Yup'ik (Kuskokwim Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
George Byron Gordon (George B. Gordon/G. B. Gordon), Non-Indian, 1870-1927  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Harpoon head (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Antler
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Kuskokwim River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Collection History:
Collected by George Byron Gordon (1870-1927, associated with the Free Museum of Science/University Museum at the University of Pennsylvania) in 1905 or 1907; acquired by George Heye in 1908 through an exchange with the Free Museum.
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Catalog Number:
1/6753
Barcode:
016753.000
See related items:
Kuskwogmiut Yup'ik (Kuskokwim Eskimo)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_17447