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Ear Ornament

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Object Number:NA6391
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Alaska
Nunivak Island
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Ivory
Iron Pyrite
Gum
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Arctic: Nunivak Island / Hooper Bay; William Blair Van Valin, 1919

Description

Ivory; inlaid with iron pyrites and leveled up with (?) gum.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition

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