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Button or fastener
Button or fastener
Date:
Old Bering Sea II, 100–300
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Ivory
Dimensions:
1 1/4 x 3/4 x 9/16 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Inuit, OBS II
Accession Number:
2007.21.70
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Mushroom shaped button or fastener with incised lines and ellipses typical of OBS ll period. Dark brown patina.

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