University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameKam-I-Rah
Object Number:42502
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Alaska
Point Barrow
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Ivory
Wood
Iconography:Man
Musician?
Dancer?
Height: 13 cm
Credit Line:E. A. McIlhenny Expedition to Point Barrow, 1899
Other Number:1252 - Field No SF

Description

Mechanical figure of dancing man/musician


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Spirit-Keepers of the North: Eskimos of Western Alaska (14 Oct 1983 - 04 Aug 1984) View Objects in Exhibition
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. 154, fig. 146View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Kaplan, Susan A. 1986. Spirit Keepers of the North: Eskimos of Western Alaska.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 13View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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