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Collector:
Mrs. Joseph Blumberg  Search this
Donor Name:
Mrs. Joseph M. Blumberg  Search this
Diameter - Object:
6.5 cm
Maximum Height - Object:
3.4 cm
Culture:
Eskimo  Search this
Object Type:
Bracelet
Place:
Fairbanks, Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
3 Aug 1990
Collection Date:
1968 to 1972
Notes:
3 THIN SECTIONS OF WALRUS IVORY, EACH DIVIDED IN HALF. ON EACH SECTION AN ARTIC SCENE IS ETCHED AND COLORED BLACK (MOTHER AND CHILD, UMIAK, SEAL HUNT, BIRD, REINDEER, DANCER) IVORY IS DISCOLORED BROWN ON EDGES, GRAINY WHITE IN MIDDLE. 3 SMALLER BROWN, BLACK PIECES OF IVORY BETWEEN LARGER PIECES. SIGNED 'L. NAYOKPUK', PIECES OF IVORY HAVE 2 HOLES DRILLED THROUGH THIN WALL AND BRACELET IS HELD TOGETHER WITH ELASTIC CORD. PURCHASED IN FAIRBANKS
Record Last Modified:
29 Jan 2020
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
364390
USNM Number:
E424012-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/376fc86ec-9c54-46cc-843d-401088662dc5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8457074