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Man's toolbox  (Containers and Vessels)  "circa 1880"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1870-1890

Materials:

Wood, ivory, hide

Techniques:

Bent, carved, grooved, incised, aboriginally repaired

Dimensions:

56 x 16 x 17 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; formerly in the collection of J.E. Standley (1854-1940, owner/proprietor of Seattle's Ye Olde Curiosity Shop); acquired by George Heye in 1916.

Source ID:

NMAI_58047

Catalog Number:

5/3748

Album Name:

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