Divination tools and bag

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Culture/People
Alaskan Eskimo
Previous owner
George M. Juergens (George Matthews Juergens), Non-Indian, 1897-1986
Seller
George M. Juergens (George Matthews Juergens), Non-Indian, 1897-1986
Object Name
Divination tools and bag
Media/Materials
Sealskin/fur, animal bone, animal tooth/teeth
Techniques
Appliquéd
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Alaska; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI in 1955 from New York City art dealer George M. Juergens (1897-1986).
Catalog Number
22/4675
Barcode
224675.000
See related items
Alaskan Eskimo
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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