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  • Culture/People:

    Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Kikiktagrukmiut/Kikiktagruk/Kotzebue]

  • Object name:

    Harpoon head

  • Date created:

    1850-1880

  • Place:

    Kotzebue Sound; NANA Native Corporation; Alaska; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Animal bone, jade

  • Techniques:

    Carved, flaked/chipped, ground, pegged

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899); lent to MAI in 1920 and purchased in 1924.

  • Catalog number:

    10/1821

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