Bit (part of bridle)

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Culture/People
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Tikeramiut/Tikeraq (Tigara)/Point Hope]
Object Name
Bit (part of bridle)
Media/Materials
Horn, ivory, hide
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place
Point Hope; Arctic Slope Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from an unknown source circa 1912.
Catalog Number
3/2537
Barcode
032537.000
See related items
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Tikeramiut/Tikeraq (Tigara)/Point Hope]
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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