Spoon/Ladle part/fragment

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Culture/People
probably Thule Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Collector
Donald A. Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1894-1960
Expedition
George Putnam Baffin Island Expedition (1927)
Expedition leader
George Palmer Putnam (G.P. Putnam), Non-Indian, 1887-1950
Object Name
Spoon/Ladle part/fragment
Media/Materials
Animal Bone
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Food/Beverage Serving
Place
Cape Dorset (Kingait, Kinngait, Kingnait); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name
Dorset Island
Island Grouping
Baffin Island Group
Date created
probably AD 1400–1600
Collection History
Collected or excavated in 1927 by Donald A. Cadzow (1894-1960, MAI staff member) during the George Putnam Baffin Island Expedition, led by George Palmer Putnam (1887-1950) and sponsored by MAI and other institutions.
Catalog Number
15/7989
Barcode
157989.000
See related items
Thule Tradition (archaeological culture)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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