Other Images and Media

2 images

Related Items

Knife blade

probably Alaskan Eskimo (archaeological) (attributed)
USA; Alaska; Bristol Bay Native Corporation; ; Bristol Bay

Arrow point

Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Nuwukmiut/Point Barrow]
USA; Alaska; Arctic Slope Native Corporation; Point Barrow

2 items
  • Culture/People:

    Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Kikiktagrukmiut/Kikiktagruk/Kotzebue]

  • Object name:

    Harpoon head

  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Kotzebue Sound; NANA Native Corporation; Alaska; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Animal bone, jade

  • Techniques:

    Carved, flaked/chipped, ground, pegged

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899); lent to MAI in 1920 and purchased in 1924.

  • Catalog number:


Click on the image or the magnifying glass to see a larger view; click again to close the pop-up window.  Scroll through Other Images and Media to see other views of this item; click on any image to make it appear in the larger window.  Catalog card scans are provided to illustrate the information that originally accompanied the objects. Please recognize that unacceptable or offensive terminology represents historic data and not NMAI's current usage.