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Harpoon Counterbalance
Harpoon Counterbalance
Date:
Punuk Period, 500–1000
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Walrus Ivory
Dimensions:
3 1/8 x 1 1/4 x 3/4 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Inuit, Punuk Period
Accession Number:
2007.21.30
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Beautifully carved and engraved Punuk period counterbalance. The counterbalance is in pristine condition.

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