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Kayak, thresher shark, and loon ornament to hang from ceiling of men's house  (Ceremonial/Ritual items)  "1895-1905"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1895-1905

Materials:

Wood, feather/feathers, paint

Techniques:

Carved, painted

Dimensions:

52.2 x 42.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Kuskwogmiut Yup'ik (Kuskokwim Eskimo), Native Americans, North America, Western Arctic, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)

Site Name:

Kuskokwim River

County:

Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by A.H. Twitchell (1872-1949) before 1919; acquired by MAI that year.

Source ID:

NMAI_100625

Catalog Number:

9/3442

Album Name:

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