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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
Yup'ik Indians
Title
Big Walrus Tusks
Work Type
Artifact
Date
1885-1911
Material
Ivory
Period
Ivory
Measurements
Right tusk: 69.24 cm outside curve 67.31 cm inside curve and 2 20.52 cm in circumference; Left tusk 72.39 cm outside curve 69.21 inside curve and 20.95 cm in circumference
Right tusk 27.25 inches outside curve 26.5 inches inside curve and 8.08 inches in circumference; Left tusk 28.5 inches outside curve, 27.25 inches inside curve and 8.25 inches in circumference
5.6 pounds/ 89.6 ounces in weight
Description
Long walrus ivory tusks with damage at the ends of each tusk edge
Repository
John Henry Kilbuck Collection
Source
John Kilbuck
Provenance
Resided in the Biology Department for 100 years. Received when the collection was given to the university in 1911.
Rights
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