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Part detached from 24.158.1 during World Gallery redisplay.

Details

component; trolling hook
24.158.1
Anthropology

1 item (description level: accessory)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  component; trolling hook

Place
North America, Americas
Additional place information
made or collected:  North America 
Culture
Inuit
Additional culture information
maker or user: Inuit 

Additional material & technique information
material: plant fibre (cord)
material: metal (hook/barb)
material: ivory (overall)

Provenance
vendor:  Lovett, Edward  Undefined - 1924


Related objects
part of trolling hook (24.158)
Related subjects
association: Fish-hooks
association: Food and Feasting
maker or user: Inuit
object name: trolling hooks
object name: components
Inuit

Record created 2018-05-10 by RWEST
Record last updated 2018-05-16 by RWEST

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