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Letter Opener in the form of a seal  (Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs)  "1950-1970"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1950-1970

Materials:

Walrus Ivory, paint

Techniques:

Carved, incised, painted

Dimensions:

15.4 x 1.6 x 0.4 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Cup'ik, Native Americans, North America, Nunivagmiut Cup'ik [Nunivak Island], Western Arctic, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)

Site Name:

Nunivak Island

County:

Calista Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Island Name:

Nunivak Island

Archipelago:

Bering Sea Islands

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from an unknown source at an unknown date; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_272582

Catalog Number:

25/6699

Album Name:

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