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Harpoon Head

Date:
4th–6th century
Geography:
United States, Alaska
Culture:
Old Bering Sea
Medium:
Ivory (walrus), baleen lashing
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 13/16 x 9/16 x 1/4in. (7.1 x 1.5 x 0.6cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Houghton Foundation, Inc. Gift, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.45.75
Not on view
James A. Houston, New York, until 1970

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