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Harpoon Head
Harpoon Head
Date:
Old Bering Sea I, Okvik Period, 3rd century BC–1st century AD
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Ivory
Dimensions:
3/8 x 2 1/4 x 1/4 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Inuit
Accession Number:
2007.21.29
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Small harpoon head with Okvik style engraving. Harpoon head is exquisitely carved.

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