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Arrow for bird hunting  (Hunting/Fishing/Warfare)  "1910-1914"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1910-1914

Materials:

Wood, walrus ivory, thread, paint

Techniques:

Carved, wrapped, painted

Dimensions:

61.0 x 2.0 x 1.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo), Native Americans, North America, Western Arctic

Site Name:

Norton Sound

County:

Bering Straits Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Formerly in the collection of S. Prescott Fay (1884-1971; explorer, naturalist, and mountain climber); probably collected by him between 1912 and 1914; purchased by MAI in 1952.

Source ID:

NMAI_233482

Catalog Number:

21/8916

Album Name:

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