University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:57-19-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Alaska
Little Diomede Island
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Walrus Bone
Technique:Carved
Engraved
Iconography:Boat
Walrus
Length: 59 cm
Credit Line:Gift of T. McKean Downes, 1957

Description

Walrus penis bone, carved walrus head at end; engraved scene with boat and 4 figures


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Arctic Art (06 Dec 1957 - 30 Mar 1958) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] 1957. Arctic Art.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pg 6, #167View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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