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Amulet
Amulet
Date:
Punuk Period, 500–1000
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Ivory
Dimensions:
2 x 1/2 x 3/4 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Inuit, Punuk Period
Accession Number:
2007.21.65
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Tooth carved in zoomorphic form perhaps as a bear or fox and probably worn as a hunter's charm or amulet.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Needle Case
Needle Case (Early Punuk Period, 500)
Needlecase Body
Needlecase Body (Punuk Period, 500–1000)
Amulet
Amulet (Punuk Period, 500–1000)
Container
Container (Punuk Period, 500–1000)