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    • Dagger

    • Dagger

    • This eagle-headed dagger has a tapered copper blade with a medial ridge running down the front of the blade. The reverse is a flat surface showing marks of the original working of the material. The carved head and hand grip are one piece of wood...

    • UAMN174
    • Dagger

    • Dagger

    • This eagle-headed dagger has a tapered copper blade with a medial ridge running down the front of the blade. The reverse is a flat surface showing marks of the original working of the material. The carved head and hand grip are one piece of wood...

    • UAMN175
    • Harpoon Head

    • Harpoon Head

    • Material: ivory Oval ornament, flat on one side and convex on opposite side. Length 5.8 cm., width 3.25 cm. Convex side of ornament is very ornate with pattern of carved lines. Culture: Punuk from Kukulik, St. Lawrence Island

    • UAMN285
    • Human Figure

    • Human Figure

    • Material: Ivory Culture: Okvik Oblong carved ivory piece, flat on plain underside, curved on carved upper surface, Old Bering Sea decoration, drilled holes in curved surface, 11 drilled holes around outer edge, 4 broken out before acquisition,...

    • UAMN380
    • Human Figure

    • Human Figure

    • Material: Ivory Culture: Okvik Oblong carved ivory piece, flat on plain underside, curved on carved upper surface, Old Bering Sea decoration, drilled holes in curved surface, 11 drilled holes around outer edge, 4 broken out before acquisition,...

    • UAMN382
    • Mask-Carving

    • Mask-Carving

    • Ryan, Abel (artist). Video, 1:05 minutes MPG format. Born in Ketchikan, Abel Ryan now lives in Metlakatla. This Tsimshian carver learned basic flat design techniques from a master carver while in high school, and has now been carving for 14...

    • UAMN38
    • Cover, Checkbook

    • Cover, Checkbook

    • Heavily beaded checkbook cover backed with caribou hide. Cover is a rectangular shape with one curved short end. Folded in thirds, the cover velcros to the front and encases a checkbook, which can be slipped inside the pocket sewn to the backing...

    • UA2007-013-0004(2)
    • Cover, Checkbook

    • Cover, Checkbook

    • Heavily beaded checkbook cover backed with caribou hide. Cover is a rectangular shape with one curved short end. Folded in thirds, the cover velcros to the front and encases a checkbook, which can be slipped inside the pocket sewn to the backing...

    • UA2007-013-0004(1)
    • Necklace, Dentalia

    • Necklace, Dentalia

    • Dentalia and green, red, and blue trade beads; dividers and fastener of moosehide; fastens with white button. 58 x 3 cm (laid flat).

      Necklace belonged to Olin, who was a medicine man who died in 1958; he was from Cutoff (now abandoned) up...

    • UA67-097-0008
    • Dagger

    • Dagger

    • Rusty Steel dagger with horns at end of handle. Length 33.5 cm. Handle wrapped with hide. Front of blade has central raised area along length, back of dagger blade is flat. Blade tip slightly bent.

    • UA97-004-0002
    • Pestle

    • Pestle

    • Solid piece of wood; knob handle on top; flared, flat base; stained red; 5" tall; shows much use. Used for mashing up salmon eggs, cranberries, eskimo ice cream etc. "Koch'sin"

      Collected in the field for the Modern Alaskan Material Culture...

    • UA70-050-0061
    • Blade

    • Blade

    • Flat, tapered piece of jade. 5" long or 1cm x 13cm x 4.5cm

      Collected in the field for the Modern Alaskan Material Culture Project undertaken by the UA Museum. 12/6/2011: In the field notes and paper file the "place" is listed as Kobuk, but...

    • UA70-050-0054
    • Fishing Lure

    • Fishing Lure

    • Tear-drop shaped piece of jade, used as or with a fishing lure. Holes are drilled on either end. Not completely flat - the narrow end appears to curve up while the wider end curves down, from the side. Highly polished. Property mark engraved on the...

    • UA2001-013-0240
    • Fishhook

    • Fishhook

    • Ivory shank tapered at both ends, the top end more so than bottom. The smaller tapered end has two holes drilled through it to accomadatethe picture wire wound through for leader. Attached to the loop made at the opposite end of the picture frame...

    • UA70-050-0060

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