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Coiled Basket Baleen

Donor Name:
Mary M. Walcott  Search this
Culture:
Eskimo  Search this
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
27 Apr 1935
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
134246
USNM Number:
E372667-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/345d270e6-0e92-4f24-ae11-3d7673dd9e6d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8412419

Bag

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
William M. Fitzhugh (William MacPherson Fitzhugh), Non-Indian, 1853-1929  Search this
Seller:
Estate of William M. Fitzhugh  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Seal gut/intestines , wool yarn
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Norton Sound; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
19/3338
Barcode:
193338.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6eab8f462-24fd-48c6-bdb8-6dc871687bc3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_206673
Online Media:

Bag fastener/bar button

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
William M. Fitzhugh (William MacPherson Fitzhugh), Non-Indian, 1853-1929  Search this
Seller:
Estate of William M. Fitzhugh  Search this
Object Name:
Bag fastener/bar button
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Sewing Tools and Equipment: Notions
Place:
Norton Sound; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
19/3344
Barcode:
193344.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Sewing Tools and Equipment: Notions
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws668f46885-35e8-44e0-b9c4-5048d17fcbc8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_206679
Online Media:

Needle case

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Harvey L. Hill (Harvey Alonzo Hill/H. L. Hill), Non-Indian, 1861-1956  Search this
Seller:
Harvey L. Hill (Harvey Alonzo Hill/H. L. Hill), Non-Indian, 1861-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Needle case
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Place:
Norton Sound; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
21/808
Barcode:
210808.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63584be6d-e24a-43d1-a80c-d54691a44fcf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_225163
Online Media:

Ulu knife blade

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Harriet K. Roeder (Harriet K. Pupke/Mrs. Arthur Roeder), Non-Indian, 1886-1958  Search this
Harriet A. Roeder, Non-Indian, 1915-1991  Search this
Donor:
Harriet A. Roeder, Non-Indian, 1915-1991  Search this
Honoree:
Harriet K. Roeder (Harriet K. Pupke/Mrs. Arthur Roeder), Non-Indian, 1886-1958  Search this
Object Name:
Ulu knife blade
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Ground
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
22/7630
Barcode:
227630.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6124c5b0d-ba5c-4524-8016-608e2f736d39
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_242652
Online Media:

Spear part/fragment

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Possible collector:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Donor:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Spear part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
23/5658
Barcode:
235658.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61116e1ca-78ef-4216-97ad-1135378afdbd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_250971
Online Media:

Bodkin/Lacing needle

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Possible collector:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Donor:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Bodkin/Lacing needle
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
23/5668
Barcode:
235668.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f852fcb7-202f-4acb-a4c3-bb2f9a98a6c6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_250981
Online Media:

Canoe model paddle/paddles

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
David E. Currie, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Canoe model paddle/paddles
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Watercraft and accessories
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2862
Barcode:
242862.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Watercraft and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e4a47bca-47c6-4282-903e-a17acddf60be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258604
Online Media:

Bag

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
David E. Currie, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Sealskin/fur, sea mammal gut/intestines, wool yarn
Techniques:
Embroidered
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2868
Barcode:
242868.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c986798e-2d5d-4e10-8697-1cdbd3cead59
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258610
Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Artist/Maker:
J T, Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved, incised, painted, polished
Dimensions:
3 x 1.8 x 2.9 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
1950-1970
Catalog Number:
25/6523
Barcode:
256523.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws620ce5007-78af-424d-bce7-372a514b2b0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272406
Online Media:

Snow goggles

Culture/People:
probably Alaskan Eskimo (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Snow goggles
Media/Materials:
Plastic, metal hinges
Techniques:
Commercially produced/manufactured
Dimensions:
15.8 x 14 x 4.7 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Alaska; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1970-1990
Catalog Number:
26/1824
Barcode:
261824.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62481efd2-5e00-4fa1-9b18-174103675176
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277931
Online Media:

This Doctor

Culture/People:
Cup'ik [Naparagamiut/Hooper Bay]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Agnes Night, Cup'ik [Naparagamiut/Hooper Bay]  Search this
Subject:
Leuman M. Waugh, DDS (Leuman Maurice Waugh/Dr. L.M. Waugh), Non-Indian, 1877-1972  Search this
Collector:
Leuman M. Waugh, DDS (Leuman Maurice Waugh/Dr. L.M. Waugh), Non-Indian, 1877-1972  Search this
Previous owner:
Leuman M. Waugh, DDS (Leuman Maurice Waugh/Dr. L.M. Waugh), Non-Indian, 1877-1972  Search this
Rankin Museum of American Heritage (Rankin Museum of American and Natural History)  Search this
Seller:
Rankin Museum of American Heritage (Rankin Museum of American and Natural History)  Search this
Title:
This Doctor
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
13 x 18.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Hooper Bay; Calista Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
circa 1936
Catalog Number:
26/5692
Barcode:
265692.000
See related items:
Cup'ik [Naparagamiut/Hooper Bay]
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws672a5f3a5-eb7f-414b-9444-0419d7ee7a6e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_281919

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; probably used by the Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Ye Olde Curiosity Shop  Search this
Seller:
Ye Olde Curiosity Shop  Search this
Seller agent:
Joseph E. Standley (J. E. Standley), Non-Indian, 1854-1940  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
5/8071
Barcode:
058071.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Alaskan Eskimo
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62357a1be-6f2e-45b6-aa10-04b4215ace0d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_62665
Online Media:

Crampons

Culture/People:
probably Alaskan Eskimo (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Frederick Landsberg (F. Landsberg), Non-Indian, 1861-1935  Search this
Seller:
Landsberg's Free Museum  Search this
Seller agent:
Frederick Landsberg (F. Landsberg), Non-Indian, 1861-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Crampons
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
6565
Barcode:
006565.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bd159180-f76b-4327-ba25-5ef15d32a036
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_6565
Online Media:

Box with cover

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
M. Frederick Savage (Moses Frederick Savage/M. F. Savage), Non-Indian, ca. 1852-1934  Search this
Seller:
M. Frederick Savage (Moses Frederick Savage/M. F. Savage), Non-Indian, ca. 1852-1934  Search this
Object Name:
Box with cover
Media/Materials:
Ivory, mother-of-pearl
Techniques:
Carved, inlaid
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
6579
Barcode:
006579.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66176dcec-df37-45b6-b180-add281aa6bd3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_6891
Online Media:

Bow drill

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Collector:
Dorr F. Tozier (D. F. Tozier), Non-Indian, 1843-1946  Search this
Previous owner:
Dorr F. Tozier (D. F. Tozier), Non-Indian, 1843-1946  Search this
Seattle Land and Improvement Company  Search this
Fred E. Sander (Fred Everett Saunder), Non-Indian, 1854-1921  Search this
Seller:
Seattle Land and Improvement Company  Search this
Fred E. Sander (Fred Everett Saunder), Non-Indian, 1854-1921  Search this
Seller agent:
George Louis Berg (G. L. Berg), Non-Indian, 1868-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Bow drill
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Perforated
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
7/414
Barcode:
070414.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f561c909-c55a-432d-9f63-33f5568dc9d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_75457
Online Media:

Net shuttle with line/cordage

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Seller:
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Previous owner:
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Object Name:
Net shuttle with line/cordage
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Carved, wrapped
Object Type:
Weaving tools/equipment
Place:
Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
1/749
Barcode:
010749.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Weaving tools/equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws660e2b2bd-c77a-416e-9d78-dfbc8637dbdc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_11515
Online Media:

Needle and needle case

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Harvey L. Hill (Harvey Alonzo Hill/H. L. Hill), Non-Indian, 1861-1956  Search this
Seller:
Harvey L. Hill (Harvey Alonzo Hill/H. L. Hill), Non-Indian, 1861-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Needle and needle case
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Incised, carved
Object Type:
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Place:
Norton Sound; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
21/807
Barcode:
210807.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63fe77377-63f4-45d2-a8c8-1f92b437d49c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_225162
Online Media:

Pipe

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe
Media/Materials:
Wood, lead
Techniques:
Inlaid
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1489
Barcode:
021489.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ba60a04d-7ae7-4870-ab3d-ec2bffc0dd70
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22748
Online Media:

Cribbage board

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
George Hubbard Pepper (GHP), Non-Indian, 1873-1924  Search this
Jeanette Pepper Cameron (Mrs. James Cameron), Non-Indian, 1905-1978  Search this
Donor:
James Cameron, Non-Indian  Search this
Jeanette Pepper Cameron (Mrs. James Cameron), Non-Indian, 1905-1978  Search this
Object Name:
Cribbage board
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Incised, perforated
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
23/5980
Barcode:
235980.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6804ebb98-c71f-41de-9ef1-968c1cbf7345
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_251394
Online Media:

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