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Harpoon Head, before 1700

  • Eskimo, Native American

Ivory

  • Overall: 4 1/8 × 5/8 × 1/2 inches (10.5 × 1.6 × 1.3 cm)

Gift of Lillian Henkel Haass

44.243

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

collected by J. Malcolm Greany, U.S. Dept. of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service, Alaska Commission (Juneau, Alaska, USA). Lillian Henkel Haass [1879-1960] (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA)

1944-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts(Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Eskimo, Native American, Harpoon Head, before 1700, ivory. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Lillian Henkel Haass, 44.243.