Hunting float plug

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Culture/People
probably Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) (archaeological) (attributed)
Collector
Harold H. Noice, Non-Indian, 1895-1984
Previous owner
Harold H. Noice, Non-Indian, 1895-1984
Seller
Harold H. Noice, Non-Indian, 1895-1984
Object Name
Hunting float plug
Media/Materials
Animal Bone
Techniques
Carved, drilled
Object Type
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place
Ancient village site; King Island; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago
Bering Sea Islands
Island Name
King Island
Date created
probably AD 1600–1750
Collection History
Collected by Arctic explorer Harold H. Noice (1895-1984) between 1915 and 1921; purchased by MAI from Harold Noice in 1922.
Catalog Number
11/1953
Barcode
111953.000
See related items
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) (archaeological)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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