Funerary mask (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Tikeramiut/Tikeraq (Tigara)/Point Hope]
Object Name
Funerary mask (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Whale bone
Techniques
Carved, painted
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Point Hope; Arctic Slope Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1946.
Catalog Number
20/9139
Barcode
209139.000
See related items
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Tikeramiut/Tikeraq (Tigara)/Point Hope]
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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