Labret/Lip plug

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Culture/People
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Nuwukmiut/Point Barrow]
Object Name
Labret/Lip plug
Media/Materials
Ivory, glass bead/beads
Techniques
Inlaid
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Point Barrow; Arctic Slope Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1926.
Catalog Number
14/7414
Barcode
147414.000
See related items
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Nuwukmiut/Point Barrow]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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