Bowl

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Culture/People
Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [St. Lawrence Island]
Artist/Maker
Elaine Kingeekuk, Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [St. Lawrence Island], b. 1957
Previous owner
Elaine Kingeekuk, Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [St. Lawrence Island], b. 1957
Mary Jane Lenz (MJL), Non-Indian, 1930-2016
Donor
Mary Jane Lenz (MJL), Non-Indian, 1930-2016
Object Name
Bowl
Media/Materials
Walrus gut/intestine, thread, fur, sinew
Techniques
Bent, stitched
Dimensions
6.0 x 19.5 x 15.0 cm
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Anchorage; Cook Inlet Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created
2007
Collection History
Given to Mary Jane Lenz (1930-2016, MAI and NMAI curator) by the artist in 2007; donated to NMAI by Mary Jane Lenz in 2015.
Catalog Number
26/9704
Barcode
269704.000
See related items
Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [St. Lawrence Island]
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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