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Flatware/Knife and fork  (Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs)  "circa 1920"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1918-1923

Materials:

Walrus Ivory, paint

Techniques:

Cut, carved, incised, painted

Dimensions:

16 x 2 x .5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Native Americans, North America, Western Arctic, Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik), Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [St. Lawrence Island], Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)

Site Name:

Saint Lawrence Island

County:

Bering Straits Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Island Name:

Saint Lawrence Island

Archipelago:

Bering Sea Islands

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Farrar Burn (1888-1974) in the early 1920s; sold to MAI in 1923.

Source ID:

NMAI_125756

Catalog Number:

11/6745

Album Name:

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