Ulu knife (No image available)

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Culture/People
Kuskwogmiut Yup'ik (Kuskokwim Eskimo)
Collector
George Byron Gordon (George B. Gordon/G. B. Gordon), Non-Indian, 1870-1927
Previous owner
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)
Object Name
Ulu knife (No image available)
Media/Materials
Stone, wood
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place
Kuskokwim River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Collection History
Collected by George Byron Gordon (1870-1927, associated with the Free Museum of Science/University Museum at the University of Pennsylvania) in 1905 or 1907; acquired by George Heye in 1908 through an exchange with the Free Museum.
Catalog Number
1/6761
Barcode
016761.000
See related items
Kuskwogmiut Yup'ik (Kuskokwim Eskimo)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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