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Spear for caribou hunting  (Hunting/Fishing/Warfare)  "1910-1916"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1910-1916

Materials:

Animal Bone, iron point, iron nails

Techniques:

Carved, nailed

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Caribou Inuit (Caribou Eskimo), Caribou Inuit (Caribou Eskimo) [Padliqmiut], Central Arctic, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), Native Americans, North America

Site Name:

West coast of Hudson Bay

State:

Manitoba, Nunavut

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collected between 1913 and 1916 by Christian Leden (1882-1957, Arctic explorer); purchased by MAI in 1917.

Source ID:

NMAI_69740

Catalog Number:

6/4616

Album Name:

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