University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameJer-I-Ah
Object Number:41858
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Alaska
Point Barrow
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Credit Line:E. A. McIlhenny Expedition to Point Barrow, 1899

Description

Medicine man's medicine. Jer-i-ah. When rubbed over seat of pain will remove it.


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. 153, fig. 141View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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