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Scraper

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Porter's Old Curiosity Shop  Search this
Seller:
Porter's Old Curiosity Shop  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Scraper
Media/Materials:
Wood, stone, hide
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Norton Sound; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
21/2531
Barcode:
212531.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_226920
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Bodkin/Lacing needle

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Possible collector:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Donor:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Bodkin/Lacing needle
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
23/5668
Barcode:
235668.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_250981
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Net gauge

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Collector:
Clark M. Garber (Clark McKinley Garber), Non-Indian, 1891-1971  Search this
Seller:
Clark M. Garber (Clark McKinley Garber), Non-Indian, 1891-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Net gauge
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
24.5 x 3.1 x 1.2 cm
Object Type:
Weaving tools/equipment
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2813
Barcode:
242813.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Weaving tools/equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258555
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Charm/Amulet

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Thyra Maxwell, Non-Indian, 1903-1972  Search this
Seller:
Thyra Maxwell, Non-Indian, 1903-1972  Search this
Object Name:
Charm/Amulet
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
24/6968
Barcode:
246968.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_262678
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Snow goggles

Culture/People:
probably Alaskan Eskimo (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Snow goggles
Media/Materials:
Plastic, metal hinges
Techniques:
Commercially produced/manufactured
Dimensions:
15.8 x 14 x 4.7 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Alaska; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1970-1990
Catalog Number:
26/1824
Barcode:
261824.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277931
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Crampons

Culture/People:
probably Alaskan Eskimo (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Frederick Landsberg (F. Landsberg), Non-Indian, 1861-1935  Search this
Seller:
Landsberg's Free Museum  Search this
Seller agent:
Frederick Landsberg (F. Landsberg), Non-Indian, 1861-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Crampons
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
6565
Barcode:
006565.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_6565
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Animal bone

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
M. Frederick Savage (Moses Frederick Savage/M. F. Savage), Non-Indian, ca. 1852-1934  Search this
Seller:
M. Frederick Savage (Moses Frederick Savage/M. F. Savage), Non-Indian, ca. 1852-1934  Search this
Object Name:
Animal bone
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Materials: Waste
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
6584
Barcode:
006584.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Materials: Waste
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_6896
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Bag

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Frank H. Wood, Non-Indian, 1851-1933  Search this
Donor:
Frank H. Wood, Non-Indian, 1851-1933  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Sealskin/fur
Techniques:
Embroidered
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
8/5012
Barcode:
085012.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_91146
Additional Online Media:

Spear part/fragment

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Possible collector:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Donor:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Spear part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
23/5658
Barcode:
235658.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_250971
Additional Online Media:

Bag

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
David E. Currie, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Sealskin/fur, sea mammal gut/intestines, wool yarn
Techniques:
Embroidered
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2868
Barcode:
242868.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258610
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Knife

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Collector:
R. Fenley Hunter (Richard Fenley Hunter), Non-Indian, 1886-1965  Search this
Previous owner:
R. Fenley Hunter (Richard Fenley Hunter), Non-Indian, 1886-1965  Search this
Hazel M. Hunter (Hazel Moyland/Mrs. R. Fenley Hunter), Non-Indian, 1899-1969  Search this
Donor:
Marion Peler, Non-Indian, 1905-1992  Search this
Honoree:
Hazel M. Hunter (Hazel Moyland/Mrs. R. Fenley Hunter), Non-Indian, 1899-1969  Search this
Object Name:
Knife
Media/Materials:
Antler, iron blade, sealskin/fur
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
24/3659
Barcode:
243659.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_259385
Additional Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; probably used by the Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Ye Olde Curiosity Shop  Search this
Seller:
Ye Olde Curiosity Shop  Search this
Seller agent:
Joseph E. Standley (J. E. Standley), Non-Indian, 1854-1940  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Porcelain
Techniques:
Perforated
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
5/8051
Barcode:
058051.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Alaskan Eskimo
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_62645
Additional Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; probably used by the Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Ye Olde Curiosity Shop  Search this
Seller:
Ye Olde Curiosity Shop  Search this
Seller agent:
Joseph E. Standley (J. E. Standley), Non-Indian, 1854-1940  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
5/8071
Barcode:
058071.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Alaskan Eskimo
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_62665
Additional Online Media:

Box with cover

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
M. Frederick Savage (Moses Frederick Savage/M. F. Savage), Non-Indian, ca. 1852-1934  Search this
Seller:
M. Frederick Savage (Moses Frederick Savage/M. F. Savage), Non-Indian, ca. 1852-1934  Search this
Object Name:
Box with cover
Media/Materials:
Ivory, mother-of-pearl
Techniques:
Carved, inlaid
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
6579
Barcode:
006579.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_6891
Additional Online Media:

Harpoon head case

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Collector:
Dorr F. Tozier (D. F. Tozier), Non-Indian, 1843-1946  Search this
Previous owner:
Dorr F. Tozier (D. F. Tozier), Non-Indian, 1843-1946  Search this
Seattle Land and Improvement Company  Search this
Fred E. Sander (Fred Everett Saunder), Non-Indian, 1854-1921  Search this
Seller:
Seattle Land and Improvement Company  Search this
Fred E. Sander (Fred Everett Saunder), Non-Indian, 1854-1921  Search this
Seller agent:
George Louis Berg (G. L. Berg), Non-Indian, 1868-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Harpoon head case
Media/Materials:
Wood, sinew
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
7/391
Barcode:
070391.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_75855
Additional Online Media:

Box

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Collector:
Dorr F. Tozier (D. F. Tozier), Non-Indian, 1843-1946  Search this
Previous owner:
Dorr F. Tozier (D. F. Tozier), Non-Indian, 1843-1946  Search this
Seattle Land and Improvement Company  Search this
Fred E. Sander (Fred Everett Saunder), Non-Indian, 1854-1921  Search this
Seller:
Seattle Land and Improvement Company  Search this
Fred E. Sander (Fred Everett Saunder), Non-Indian, 1854-1921  Search this
Seller agent:
George Louis Berg (G. L. Berg), Non-Indian, 1868-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Box
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
7/3216
Barcode:
073216.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_78838
Additional Online Media:

Needle case

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Harvey L. Hill (Harvey Alonzo Hill/H. L. Hill), Non-Indian, 1861-1956  Search this
Seller:
Harvey L. Hill (Harvey Alonzo Hill/H. L. Hill), Non-Indian, 1861-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Needle case
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Place:
Norton Sound; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
21/808
Barcode:
210808.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_225163
Additional Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Collector:
Clark M. Garber (Clark McKinley Garber), Non-Indian, 1891-1971  Search this
Seller:
Clark M. Garber (Clark McKinley Garber), Non-Indian, 1891-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2820
Barcode:
242820.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258562
Additional Online Media:

Canoe model paddle/paddles

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
David E. Currie, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Canoe model paddle/paddles
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Watercraft and accessories
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2862
Barcode:
242862.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Watercraft and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258604
Additional Online Media:

Kayak model with figure

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Jane R. Gunn (Jane Rudel Smith/Jane Rudel Jackson), Non-Indian, 1934-2007  Search this
Donor:
Jane R. Gunn (Jane Rudel Smith/Jane Rudel Jackson), Non-Indian, 1934-2007  Search this
Object Name:
Kayak model with figure
Media/Materials:
Hide, wood, ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Watercraft and accessories
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
24/3118
Barcode:
243118.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Watercraft and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258791
Additional Online Media:

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