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Hunting helmet  (Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses)  "circa 1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Wood, ivory, sinew, duck feather/feathers, spruce root, bark

Techniques:

Carved, cutout, aboriginally repaired

Dimensions:

31.5 x 26.3 x 18.3 cm

Cultures:

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

Site Name:

Yukon River

County:

Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from the Fred Harvey Company (Indian arts dealers in the Southwest) in 1917 using funds donated by MAI trustee James B. Ford (1844-1928).

Source ID:

NMAI_67384

Catalog Number:

6/2364

Album Name:

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