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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Bow   (1996.24.0245)
Science & Technology T&E : Armaments : Edged Weapons
Artist/Maker Unknown, Eskimo; sinew added by Reginald Laubin
Geographic Location America, North, United States, Nunivak Island, Alaska
Period/Date 1930 - 1990
Culture Native American, Arctic: Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 138.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 4.7 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 3.0 cm
Weight 388 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Wood, Animal--Tendon, Animal--Mammal--Hooved--Elk
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Wrapping
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Reginald and Gladys Laubin Collection
Reproduction Yes
Reproduction Information N/A

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