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Whaling Outfit

Storage Box

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Object Number:NA4779
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Alaska
Sledge Island
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Whale
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Arctic: Seward Peninsula/Siberia; William Blair Van Valin, 1919
Other Number:62 - Other Number

Description

Whale Shape Storage box. Carved wooden box with compartment for harpoon points. One eye of whale is blue and the tail is broken.

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