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Box with cover  (Containers and Vessels)  "circa 1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Wood, hide thong/babiche, spruce root

Techniques:

Carved, incised, bent, stitched, drilled, wrapped, tied

Dimensions:

18 x 13 x 14 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo), Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Nuwukmiut/Point Barrow], Native Americans, North America, Western Arctic

City:

Point Barrow

County:

Arctic Slope Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1949.

Source ID:

NMAI_227819

Catalog Number:

21/3484

Album Name:

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