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Yup'ik artist

Finger mask, before 1884

  • Wood, paint, caribou hair
  • Alaska, Arctic, United States
  • H: 5 3/8 in, W: 4 1/2 in, D: 3/8 in (H: 13.7 cm, W: 11.4 cm, D: 1.0 cm)
  • Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
  • E3535
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Eskimo artist

Knife, before 1877

  • Ivory, bone
  • Kuskokwim Bay, Kuskokwim River, Alaska, United States
  • L: 12 in, W: 1 1/4 in, D: 1 in (L: 30.5 cm, W: 3.2 cm, D: 2.5 cm)
  • Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
  • E3537
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Eskimo artist

Scraper, before 1883

  • Ivory
  • Point Barrow, Alaska, Arctic, United States
  • L: 3 1/4 in, W: 2 1/2 in, D: 1 3/8 in (L: 8.3 cm, W: 6.3 cm, D: 3.5 cm)
  • Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
  • E3542
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Northwest Coast artist

Belt, before 1884

  • Leather, teeth
  • Alaska, Northwest Coast, United States
  • L: 44 in, W: 1 1/8 in (L: 111.8 cm, W: 2.9 cm)
  • Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
  • E3545
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Probably Tlingit artist

Fishhook, ca 1800

  • Wood, spruce root
  • Alaska, Pacific Northwest Coast, United States
  • L: 10 1/2 in, W: 7 1/8 in, D: 3/4 in (L: 26.7 cm, W: 18.1 cm, D: 1.9 cm)
  • Gift of Mayhew Folger, 1802
  • E3546
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Probably Tlingit artist

Fishhook, about 1800

  • Wood, bone, spruce root
  • Alaska, Pacific Northwest Coast, United States
  • L: 8 7/8 in, W: 5 1/2 in, D: 2 in (L: 22.5 cm, W: 14.0 cm, D: 5.1 cm)
  • Gift of Clifford Crowninshield and Mayhew Folger, 1802
  • E3548
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Makah artist

Fishhook, before 1884

  • Wood, bone, ivory, sinew
  • Northwest Coast, North America
  • L: 5 3/8 in, W: 2 7/8 in, D: 3/4 in (L: 13.7 cm, W: 7.3 cm, D: 1.9 cm)
  • Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
  • E3549
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Malamute artist

Fishing equipment, before 1877

  • Rawhide
  • Sledge Island, Alaska, United States
  • L: 45 5/8 in, W: 1/4 in (L: 115.9 cm, W: .6 cm)
  • Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
  • E3552
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Inuit artist

Fishing pole, before 1884

  • Bone, steel, paint
  • Alaska, Arctic, United States
  • H: 14 5/8 in, L: 3/8 in, W: 2/8 in
  • Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
  • E3553
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Yup'ik artist

Dagger and sheath, before 1884

  • Wood, bone, steel, paint
  • Nunivak Island, Alaska, United States
  • L: 10 1/2 in, W: 2 in, D: 1 3/8 in (L: 26.7 cm, W: 5.1 cm, D: 3.5 cm)
  • Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
  • E3556
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