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Snuff Mortar

Object Number:33-37-582
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Chugach
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Nunaktuk Island
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Whale Bone
Length: 16.5 cm
Width: 11 cm
Credit Line:Danish National / University Museum Expedition; Kaj Birket-Smith and Frederica de Laguna, 1933

Description

Carved from whale vertebra. Shape is modern, so is used of snuff.

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