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Whaling harpoon  (Hunting/Fishing/Warfare)  "1870-1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1870-1900

Materials:

Wood, cherry bark, cedar bark, iron/steel head

Techniques:

Carved, wrapped

Dimensions:

463 x 8 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Makah, Native Americans, North America, Northwest Coast, Southern Northwest Coast

City:

Neah Bay, Makah Reservation

County:

Clallam County

State:

Washington

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected in 1921 by T.T. Waterman (Thomas Talbot Waterman, 1885-1936, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_113415

Catalog Number:

10/4959

Album Name:

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