Hevay harpoom for hunting sea lion and seal. Aleutians.

Hevay harpoom for hunting sea lion and seal
Collection MAE RAS: № 2867-15
Image ID: 1241857998
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Museum inventory number:
№ 2867-15
Title:
Hevay harpoom for hunting sea lion and seal
Ethnicity:
Aleutians
Place:
USA , Russian America
Geography:
North America, The North-West of the continent, Alaska, The Aleutian Islands, The Fox Islands, Unalaska island
Date:
19th cent.
Collector:
Vasiliev Mikhail Nikolaevich, mariner, captain of "Otkrytiye" shallop
Materials:
wood, ivory, sinew, paint, birchbark
Dimensions:
Length 164.5 cm, diam. 2.9 cm. Tip of shaft: length 43 cm, diam. 3.1 cm.