Heavy harpoon. Aleutians.

Heavy harpoon
Collection MAE RAS: № 593-82
Image ID: 1241858002
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Museum inventory number:
№ 593-82
Title:
Heavy harpoon
Ethnicity:
Aleutians
Place:
USA , Russian America
Geography:
North America, The North-West of the continent, Alaska, The Aleutian Islands, The Fox Islands, Akun Island
Date:
1843
Collector:
Voznesenskii Ilya Gavrilovich, zoologist, entomologist, traveller
Expedition:
I.G. Voznesenskii's expedition (1840-1849)
Materials:
wood, ivory, sinew, paint
Dimensions:
length 171.5 cm, diam. 2.9 cm. Head of shaft: length 44 cm, diam. 3.3 cm