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Charm

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Native NameO-Yam-Il-Ca
Object Number:42264
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Alaska
Point Barrow
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Iconography:Whale
Credit Line:E. A. McIlhenny Expedition to Point Barrow, 1899
Other Number:1014 - Field No SF

Description

Whale charm. O-yam-il-ca. Worn on neck for five nights after returning to land after whaling. Stone.

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