University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:97-84-457A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Siberia
Indian Point
Culture Area: Siberia
Section:American
Materials:Ivory
Seal Skin
Iron
Stone
Length: 34
Width: 1.5
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-457A - Old Museum Number
11337 - ANSP Number

Description

Etched ivory bow with sealskin thong. Scene: ship, whales, reindeer, murre, etc. Drill with iron point. Mouthpiece, set with stone socket.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Raven's Journey: The World of Alaska's Native People ( Nov 1986 - Feb 2010) View Objects in Exhibition

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