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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
Yup'ik Indians
Title
Needle Case
Work Type
Case, Needle
Date
1885 ca.-1911 ca.
Location
191100088
Material
Ivory
Period
Woodworking
Measurements
10.795 cm in height
0.354 ft in height
4.25 inches in height
The length measures the entire kit as one, not each component.
Description
Ivory needle case carved into the shape of a seal. Fins and a motif of circles has been carved and filled with black pigment. The head can be removed in order to open the case. There is a wooden stopper attached to the seal's head.
Repository
John Henry Kilbuck Collection
ID Number
1911
Source
John Kilbuck
Provenance
Received when the collection was given to the university in 1911.
Rights
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File Properties
File Name
12820206.fpx
SSID
12820206

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