Knife

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Culture/People
Copper Inuit (Copper Eskimo) [Ahagmiut/Coronation Gulf]
Collector
Captain Joseph-Fidèle Bernard (Captain Joseph Bernard), Non-Indian, 1878-1972
Previous owner
Captain Joseph-Fidèle Bernard (Captain Joseph Bernard), Non-Indian, 1878-1972
Seller
Captain Joseph-Fidèle Bernard (Captain Joseph Bernard), Non-Indian, 1878-1972
Object Name
Knife
Media/Materials
Antler, iron blade
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place
Coronation Gulf; Kitkmeot Region (Qitirmiut); Nunavut; Canada
Collection History
Collected by Joseph-Fidèle Bernard (1878-1972, captain of the schooner "Teddy Bear" and collector of Arctic material) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from Captain Bernard in 1923.
Catalog Number
11/6812
Barcode
116812.000
See related items
Copper Inuit (Copper Eskimo) [Ahagmiut/Coronation Gulf]
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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