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Amulet
Amulet
Date:
Punuk Period, 500–1000
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Walrus Ivory
Dimensions:
2 1/4 x 7/8 x 5/8 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Inuit, Punuk Period
Accession Number:
2007.21.152
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Small amulet or hunting charm, rendered in ivory, in the form of a walrus.

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Pendant
Pendant (Punuk Period, 500–750)