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Sewing Pouch

Object Number:NA1269
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chilkat
Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Klukwan
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Copper Alloy
Horn (animal part)
Skin
Sinew
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Wood
Metal
Sinew
Credit Line:Alaska Ethnological Expedition, George Byron Gordon, 1905

Description

Leather pouch containing an awl and lengths of split sinew twine. The awl has a handle made from horn and a metal point.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Raven\'s Journey: The World of Alaska\'s Native People ( Nov 1986 - Feb 2010) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Barsness, Kristin J., and Kaplan, Susan A. 1986. Raven's Journey.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 186, fig. 202View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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