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Whaling Outfit

Carving

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Object Number:NA4788
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Alaska
Sledge Island
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Whale
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Arctic: Seward Peninsula/Siberia; William Blair Van Valin, 1919

Description

Carved whale on board. Umiak Seat (per J. Giddings)

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. 140, fig. 116View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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