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Object Number:53-54-442
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Knight Island
Yakutat Bay
Old Town
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Locus: Mound B, upper level, black sandy midden
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Length: 28.4 cm
Width: 10.79 cm
Thickness: 1.1 cm
Credit Line:University Museum / Bryn Mawr College Expedition to Alaska; Frederica de Laguna, 1953
Other Number:600 - Field No SF

Description

Object of possible ritual significance. Carbonized, preserved in plaster, with two fragments boxed separately. Carved wood, flat long oval shape. Uncertain use, hole through wider end.

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