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Whaling Outfit

Carving

Object Number:NA4785
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Alaska
Sledge Island
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Whale
Height: 5.5 cm
Length: 19 cm
Width: 13.5 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Arctic: Seward Peninsula/Siberia; William Blair Van Valin, 1919

Description

Carved on board; to fasten to end of umiak; broken.

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