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Catalog Number CAS 0005-0002   CAS 0005-0002; Vase
Category Carvings; Vessels
Object Name Vase
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory vase with oval, funnel-shaped body on a round base; Stem has spiral design carved into it.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 17.5, Rim Diam = 5.0, Max Diam = 5.1

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0003A,B   CAS 0005-0003A,B; Ivory carving (Charlie Chaplin)
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving (Charlie Chaplin)
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory; Metal
Description 3-dimensional carving of Charlie Chaplin in standing pose with arms at his sides and holding small detachable cane in his right hand; Feet are carved separately and attached with metal pins.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 20.4, Width = 6.2, Depth = 7.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0004   CAS 0005-0004; Walrus tusk, fossilized
Category Raw Materials
Object Name Walrus tusk, fossilized
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: fossilized walrus tusk
Description Polished fossil walrus tusk.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 6.4, Thickness = 4.2, Length = 41.1

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0005   CAS 0005-0005; Cribbage board
Category Carvings
Object Name Cribbage board
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 5.6, Width = 4.3, Length = 48.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0007   CAS 0005-0007; Ivory implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ivory implement
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Linear ivory piece that is flat on one side, rounded on the other, one end is ground to a semi point, the other end is rounded.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.0, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 7.4

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0010   CAS 0005-0010; Vase
Category Carvings; Vessels
Object Name Vase
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved vase composed of 3 pieces of ivory, body is polished with a line etched below an undulating rim; Stem has a cross-hatch design; The base is polished and rectangular in shape.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 12.7, Width = 6.7, Depth = 3.5, Max Diam = 5.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0013   CAS 0005-0013; Cribbage board
Category Carvings
Object Name Cribbage board
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Antler
Description Moose antler with carved and polished surface; "YUKON" is etched into the polished surface; Holes for cribbage pegs are drilled into one side of polished area and onto one tang.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 5.5, Width = 29.9, Length = 23.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0015   CAS 0005-0015; Storyboard / scrimshaw
Category Carvings
Object Name Storyboard / scrimshaw
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture late 1800s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk; Ink
Description Story board fashioned from a long section of walrus tusk that has been carefully cut to a thin, rectangular shape; Each face of the story board is divided into two parallel registers that run the entire length of the board; Each register is filled with a variety of scrimshaw designs; Lightly incised and inked figures include men in sleds pulled by reindeer and dogs, hunting scenes, reindeer roundups, men in boats, and various land and water animals and birds shown individually or in groups, sometimes as prey and sometimes as predator; Only one large animal (a wolf or a dog) shown in the center on one face of the board breaches the the line separating the registers.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.5, Length = 35.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0018   CAS 0005-0018; Carving (man with 4 walruses and 2 polar bears)
Category Carvings
Object Name Carving (man with 4 walruses and 2 polar bears)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk; Baleen
Description Carving made from section of walrus tusk that has been flattened on both upper and lower surface and carved on one end to depict a group of three adult and one infant walrus on an ice pack, with two polar bears approaching them from the opposite end; Both bear figures have been carved separately and then been attached with pegs and/or glue to the surface of the tusk; First bear is standing, second bear is seated on its haunches; Situated between the walruses and the bears is a man lying prostrate on his stomach supported by an ice pack; The man faces the bears and his left hand is stretched out touching a duck that is lying on its side; Walruses’ eyes and tips of their flippers and bears’ eyes, noses, and toes are all inlaid with bits of baleen.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 5.4, Width = 4.6, Length = 31.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0019A,B   CAS 0005-0019A,B; Thimble with holder
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Thimble with holder
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials A: Hide; B: Ivory
Description Hide thimble with carved ivory holder; Holder has proximal end carved in the shape of a mitten with etched design on its back; Distal end of holder has slot carved into it for holding hide thimble.
Dimensions (cm) Width = A=2.9; B=1.0, Thickness = A=0.6; B=0.5, Length = A=3.6; B=7.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0023A-D   CAS 0005-0023A-D; Toggles / fasteners / ivory carvings (4 seals)
Category Carvings; Tools & Implements
Object Name Toggles / fasteners / ivory carvings (4 seals)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Four toggles / fasteners, each consisting of ivory carved in the shape of a seal with two holes drilled in bottom that connect with single hole in the top.
Dimensions (cm) Height = A=1.3; D=1.4, Width = A=1.7; D=1.7, Length = A=4.8; D=5.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0024   CAS 0005-0024; Ivory carving (seal)
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving (seal)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Small carved seal with black eyes.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 1.3, Width = 1.7, Length = 5.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0025   CAS 0005-0025; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved from one piece of ivory with a hole drilled through the main body and one in the proximal end for mounting.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 0.9, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 6.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0026   CAS 0005-0026; Spear point
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Spear point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 10.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0027   CAS 0005-0027; Pocket knife
Category Carvings; Tools & Implements
Object Name Pocket knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory; Bone
Description Pocket knife with ivory handle carved in form of a fish and thin bone blade.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.1, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 5.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0028   CAS 0005-0028; Pocket knife
Category Carvings; Tools & Implements
Object Name Pocket knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Pocket knife with two blades; Oval shaped, carved ivory handle with ivory blade attached to each end.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.1, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 5.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0029A,B   CAS 0005-0029A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early to mid 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew
Description Pair of infant's high-topped mukluks with single piece sole creased on toes and heels; Boot and upper portions of mukluks made from triangular piece of de-haired sealskin covering front of foot and larger piece forming heel and extending above ankle and sewn up the front; Leg opening is framed by band of bleached sealskin and fitted with sinew drawstring; Bleached laces attached to sides of sole.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 10.6, Width = 4.0, Length = 8.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0030   CAS 0005-0030; Bowl
Category Carvings; Vessels
Object Name Bowl
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood; Baleen
Description Oval shaped container with bent baleen sides and wooden bottom; Side joint held together with baleen strips.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 7.0, Width = 9.5, Length = 14.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0031   CAS 0005-0031; Souvenir (incised tusk)
Category Carvings
Object Name Souvenir (incised tusk)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk
Description Walrus tusk with etching of an Eskimo on an ice flow harpooning a walrus; "San Francisco 1915" also etched into tusk; Hole drilled in distal end.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.0, Thickness = 2.5, Length = 27.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0032   CAS 0005-0032; Scrimshaw (walrus tusk)
Category Carvings; Visual Arts
Object Name Scrimshaw (walrus tusk)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture 1915
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk
Description Walrus tusk scrimshawed with etching of a light house and buildings; "San Francisco 1915" also etched into tusk.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.3, Thickness = 2.4, Length = 17.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0033   CAS 0005-0033; Letter opener / paper knife
Category Carvings; Tools & Implements
Object Name Letter opener / paper knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk
Description Letter opener or paper knife consisting of an ivory blade inserted into an ivory handle; Handle is carved in the form of a walrus with the blade entering the handle between the tusks of the walrus; The tusks are glued onto the walrus head; Paper knives were in common usage until the early 1900s, when books pages no longer routinely needed to be cut by the reader; letter openers came into vogue around the same time, with the advent of adhesive envelopes; Paper knives tend to be rounder and wider, while letter openers have narrower, pointed ends to fit into the unsealed corner of an envelope.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.7, Thickness = 2.5, Length = 27.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0034   CAS 0005-0034; Letter opener / paper knife
Category Carvings; Tools & Implements
Object Name Letter opener / paper knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Letter opener or paper knife carved from three pieces of ivory; The handle and blade are light in color with the guard being darker brown; Paper knives were in common usage until the early 1900s, when books pages no longer routinely needed to be cut by the reader; letter openers came into vogue around the same time, with the advent of adhesive envelopes; Paper knives tend to be rounder and wider, while letter openers have narrower, pointed ends to fit into the unsealed corner of an envelope.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.1, Thickness = 1.6, Length = 19.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0035   CAS 0005-0035; Letter opener / paper knife
Category Carvings; Tools & Implements
Object Name Letter opener / paper knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Letter opener or paper knife carved from a single piece of ivory; Half circle designs are carved out near junction of blade and handle; Handle is rectangular and flat with the center part of the handle having a rectangular opening with a design of diamonds and X's carved in it; Paper knives were in common usage until the early 1900s, when books pages no longer routinely needed to be cut by the reader; letter openers came into vogue around the same time, with the advent of adhesive envelopes; Paper knives tend to be rounder and wider, while letter openers have narrower, pointed ends to fit into the unsealed corner of an envelope.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.5, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 16.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0036   CAS 0005-0036; Letter opener / paper knife
Category Carvings; Tools & Implements
Object Name Letter opener / paper knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Letter opener or paper knife carved from a single piece of ivory; Rectangular handle with a rectangular area in the center that is recessed with lozenges and triangles carved into it; Paper knives were in common usage until the early 1900s, when books pages no longer routinely needed to be cut by the reader; letter openers came into vogue around the same time, with the advent of adhesive envelopes; Paper knives tend to be rounder and wider, while letter openers have narrower, pointed ends to fit into the unsealed corner of an envelope.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 12.5

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0037   CAS 0005-0037; Vase
Category Carvings; Vessels
Object Name Vase
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Oval funnel shaped body with stem that has spiral design carved into it with a round base that is attached by an ivory plug.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 17.5, Rim Diam = 4.9, Max Diam = 5.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0038   CAS 0005-0038; Pipe
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Pipe
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Metal: pewter; Ivory; Wood
Description Pewter pipe cast in one piece with flaring bowl rim and small bowl; Inlaid with wood and ivory; Ivory panels on each side have circle designs in black and red on them and are held on by metal pins; Wood inlay is in the form of X's and rectangular segments.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 7.1, Depth = 4.2, Length = 22.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0039   CAS 0005-0039; Napkin ring
Category Carvings; Culinary Items
Object Name Napkin ring
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk
Description Carved from one piece of walrus ivory with a bas relief of a seated individual on the front.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.8, Depth = 3.8, Length = 5.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0040   CAS 0005-0040; Napkin ring
Category Carvings; Culinary Items
Object Name Napkin ring
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk
Description Carved from a single piece of walrus ivory; Design in center is rectangular with a screen like motif in it of arches separated by crosses.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.2, Depth = 4.1, Length = 6.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0041   CAS 0005-0041; Napkin ring
Category Carvings; Culinary Items
Object Name Napkin ring
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk
Description Carved from a single piece of walrus ivory with bas relief of a walruses head and tail on the front, giving one the impression of the animal wrapped around the ring; The claws and snout are painted black with the mouth and nostrils painted red.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.8, Depth = 4.5, Length = 6.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0042   CAS 0005-0042; Napkin ring
Category Carvings; Culinary Items
Object Name Napkin ring
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk
Description Carved from a single piece of walrus ivory with a walrus in bas relief on the front; The eyes, claws, mouth and nostrils are painted black.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.7, Depth = 3.7, Length = 5.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0043   CAS 0005-0043; Napkin ring
Category Carvings; Culinary Items
Object Name Napkin ring
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk
Description Carved from a single piece of walrus ivory with a walrus in bas relief on the front; The eyes, claws, mouth and nostrils are painted black.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.7, Depth = 3.7, Length = 5.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0044   CAS 0005-0044; Napkin ring
Category Carvings; Culinary Items
Object Name Napkin ring
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk
Description Carved from a single piece of walrus ivory with a walrus in bas relief on the front; The eyes, claws, mouth and nostrils are painted black.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.6, Depth = 4.5, Length = 6.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0045   CAS 0005-0045; Utensil
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Utensil
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved from a single piece of ivory, square in shape and dish like in form; No designs; Use wear very evident.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 3.0, Width = 6.6, Length = 7.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0047   CAS 0005-0047; Ivory carving (seal)
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving (seal)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk
Description Carved ivory seal with black painted eyes and nostrils mounted on a rectangular segment of walrus tusk that is rounded on the top or unmodified and flat on sides and bottom.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 3.0, Width = 4.0, Length = 9.0

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0048   CAS 0005-0048; Wrist guard
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Wrist guard
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Oval shaped wrist guard with holes on each side for attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 0.8, Width = 3.7, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 7.3

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0049   CAS 0005-0049; Wrist guard
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Wrist guard
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Rectangular wrist guard with a V shaped notch in one end and a notch on each side to fasten it to wrist; Design etched on curved side of piece is very faint.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.4, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 5.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0051   CAS 0005-0051; Drum frame fragment
Category Musical Instruments
Object Name Drum frame fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Rectangular bone segment that has eight holes drilled in it; Bone is very weathered.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.1, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 11.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0052   CAS 0005-0052; Drum frame fragment
Category Musical Instruments
Object Name Drum frame fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Flat rectangular ivory piece with eight holes drilled in it; Ends taper in slightly.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.0, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 8.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0053   CAS 0005-0053; Cigar holder
Category Carvings
Object Name Cigar holder
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved from one piece of ivory; Distal end has a fox caught in the jaws of a spring trap in bas relief, with claws, eyes, nostrils and ears painted black.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 1.9, Width = 1.8, Length = 8.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0054   CAS 0005-0054; Pipe
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Pipe
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory; Metal: Brass
Description Ivory bowl with brass connecting tube.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.7, Max Diam = 1.9, Length = 2.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0055   CAS 0005-0055; Sinew twister
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Sinew twister
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Sinew twister carved from a single piece of ivory; Has a nail like form with a blunt proximal end and a pointed distal end; The distal end broadens from a point back 3/4 of the length then narrows to broaden again at the proximal end; Hole is drilled through the middle of the implement at the broadest point.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.0, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 8.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0056   CAS 0005-0056; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Harpoon foreshaft that is made out of bone, missing point and part of point socket; Has one barb like projection on body.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 10.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0057   CAS 0005-0057; Bone implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Bone implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Needle like in form with one blunt end and a body that tapers to a point distally.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 0.5, Length = 14.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0058   CAS 0005-0058; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Foreshaft of harpoon with socket for head and one barb on shaft; Pointed on proximal end for mounting on harpoon shaft and distal end is slotted for harpoon head with band carved below head to wrap sinew for securing head.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 1.0, Length = 8.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0060   CAS 0005-0060; Pipe
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Pipe
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood; Leather; Ivory
Description Ivory bowl attached to a two part wooden stem that is held together by wrapping of seal skin; Also bowl pick of ivory attached to pipe stem with seal skin.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 4.9, Width = 2.7, Length = 32.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0061   CAS 0005-0061; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Oval shaped ivory labret, with groove around middle for seating in cheek.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 1.3, Width = 5.1, Length = 2.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0062   CAS 0005-0062; Bolas
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Bolas
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory; String
Description Trio of bolas consisting of an ivory weight and two pieces of cardboard to show where other weights would have been; Ivory weight is plain with a rounded bottom and steepled top; The weight and cardboard pieces are attached to strings which are tied together at the ends.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 2.3, Width = 2.5, Length = 3.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0063   CAS 0005-0063; Ivory implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ivory implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Ivory weight holder for fishing weight; Holder tapers to a narrow end that has a hold drilled through it; Broad end has a hole drilled through it horizontally and vertically; The horizontal hole also has grooves carved in the sides for sinew attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 4.9

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0064   CAS 0005-0064; Drill handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Drill handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood; Sinew
Description Two pieces of wood held together on one end by a sinew wrapping, other end is tapered and appears to have been held together with sinew also; Sinew end has slot in it to hold drill bit; Drill bit is missing.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.6, Length = 16.5

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0066   CAS 0005-0066; Utensil
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Utensil
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood
Description Piece of wood that has been drilled longitudinally and has both ends tapered, possible pipe stem (?).
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 1.1, Length = 11.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0067   CAS 0005-0067; Bead
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Bead
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Amber
Description Amber bead with hole drilled through one end; Sinew has been passed through the hole.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.0, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 1.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0069   CAS 0005-0069; Drawing
Category Visual Arts
Object Name Drawing
Culture Inupiat
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County Anchorage
Other Geographic Data City: Anchorage
Maker's Name George Aden Ahgupuk (1911-2001)
Date of Manufacture ca. 1950
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Ink
Description Untitled pen and ink drawing on sealskin depicting Eskimo hunter in center holding a harpoon spear whose line is still attached to a seal which he has just killed and pulled from a hole in the ice; In the background is a second man driving a sled with team of dogs, and in the far background are large ice floes; Entire scene is framed on all four sides by strip of dyed red sealskin that is threaded through series of small slits made in support "canvas"; Signature "George Ahgupuk" is printed in lower right corner.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 30.0, Length = 25.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0071   CAS 0005-0071; Comb
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Comb
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Bone comb with four teeth; Comb tapers from broad tooth end; Sides of comb are decorated with notches; Combs of this type were used to separate sinew fibers or other fibers used in making cordage and thread.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.1, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 11.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0072   CAS 0005-0072; Needle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Needle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Bone needle that tapers at both ends, one end has hole carved in it; Slightly bowed in shape.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 0.8, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 10.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0073   CAS 0005-0073; Needle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Needle
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture ca. 1800s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Ivory needle tapered at one end and blunt at other; Hole carved in blunt end, slightly curved in form.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 0.8, Thickness = 0.2, Length = 8.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0074   CAS 0005-0074; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood
Description Labret carved out of wood, has a knob on external section that tapers for portion that enters the cheek or lip and broadens out into a thin oval.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.3, Thickness = 2.2, Length = 2.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0075   CAS 0005-0075; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: Granite
Description Oval in shape with slightly flaring base to hold it in place, outer surface has a vertical line carved in the center of the oval; Color is dark brown or black and material is unknown.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 1.7, Length = 5.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0076   CAS 0005-0076; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: Granite
Description Cylindrical shaped outer segment that tapers in area that passes through the cheek and flares out into an oval shape.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.2, Thickness = 1.4, Length = 2.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0077   CAS 0005-0077; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Cylindrical ivory plug that flares outward at one end; No designs.
Dimensions (cm) Thickness = 2.1, Max Diam = 2.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0078   CAS 0005-0078; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Round outer portion that constricts at area that enters the cheek and then flares outward in an oval shape at one end; Oval is chipped on one side.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.4, Thickness = 1.2, Length = 2.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0079   CAS 0005-0079; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Gray stone that is cylindrical in shape; One end of labret has been broken off where the labret tapers to go through the cheek.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 1.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0080   CAS 0005-0080; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Cylindrical piece of ivory that flares at one end to secure it in the mouth.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 2.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0081   CAS 0005-0081; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Cylindrical piece of ivory that flares at one end to secure it in the mouth.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.2, Length = 2.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0082   CAS 0005-0082; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Cylindrical piece of ivory that flares at one end to secure it in the mouth.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 1.1, Length = 2.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0083   CAS 0005-0083; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1880-1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Labret carved from a single piece of ivory in the form of a slightly elongated but rounded knob; The base or portion that would have been inserted into the wearer’s cheek or chin expands to a rectangular shape with squared ends and a flat underside.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.9, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 2.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0084   CAS 0005-0084; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Cone shaped ivory labret with the narrow end on the outside of cheek; One portion has a carved rim around the end.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.6, Length = 2.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0086   CAS 0005-0086; Labret
Category Accessories/Ornaments
Object Name Labret
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Labret carved from single piece of ivory; Exterior portion is cylindrical with a flat distal end; Base or portion that would have been inserted into wearer’s cheek or chin expands to a rectangular shape with a flat underside.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 1.2, Width = 1.6, Length = 1.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0087   CAS 0005-0087; Harpoon point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Ground slate point triangular in shape with the original base missing; Red and white sticker with the number 8 is glued to one side.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 5.0, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 6.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0088   CAS 0005-0088; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Western region
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Flat, triangular point with a flat base and convex sides that taper to sharp distal point; Lateral edges are bifacially ground thin; Color is very dark gray; Point is hafted into harpoon head CAS 0005-0124.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.9, Thickness = 0.2, Length = 6.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0089   CAS 0005-0089; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Ground slate point, triangular in shape; Red and white sticker glued to on side with “91” on it.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.2, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 5.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0090   CAS 0005-0090; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Ground slate point, triangular in shape.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.9, Thickness = 0.2, Length = 6.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0091   CAS 0005-0091; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Ground slate point, triangular in shape with notch in base; Red and white sticker glued on one side with the number 91 on it.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.3, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 5.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0092   CAS 0005-0092; Knife blade fragment
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife blade fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Triangular shaped knife blade with ground edges; Proximal segment missing, brown in color.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.4, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 10.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0093   CAS 0005-0093; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Ground slate point, triangular in shape with base missing; Red and white sticker glued on one side with the number 91 on it.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.1, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 5.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0094   CAS 0005-0094; Harpoon point fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon point fragment
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Distal fragment of broad harpoon point, biconvex in transverse cross section, with bifacially thinned lateral edges tapering to distal point; Proximal end is indeterminate; Color is gray-black.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 5.9, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 6.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0095   CAS 0005-0095; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved from one piece; Proximal end is square and expands center of shaft where it beings to taper to the triangular point; Hole drilled at widest point in the shaft for attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.0, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 6.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0096   CAS 0005-0096; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved from one piece; Proximal end is square and expands center of shaft where it beings to taper to the triangular point; Hole drilled at widest point in the shaft for attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 7.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0097   CAS 0005-0097; Spear point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Spear point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Multiple barbs carved in head; Head is somewhat triangular in shape; Hole drilled through center of shaft for attachment; Proximal end is tapered to fit in socketed shaft.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 8.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0098   CAS 0005-0098; Spear point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Spear point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Small brown point with multiple barbs; Has a somewhat rounded rectangular base or proximal end and a pointed distal end.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 0.7, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 6.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0099   CAS 0005-0099; Spear point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Spear point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Point with multiple barbs (4); Has a somewhat rounded rectangular base or proximal end and a pointed distal end; Hole has been drilled in center of shaft for attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 7.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0100   CAS 0005-0100; Harpoon point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Triangular shaped distal end with barb on each side; Shaft is rectangular with a thinning of the base from hafting; Hole drilled in center of shaft for attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 4.8

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0101   CAS 0005-0101; Shoe (1 only)
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Shoe (1 only)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood
Description Wooden shoe carved from one piece with a square toe and design carved on upper surface in front; Hole with string in it on one side of shoe.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 8.4, Width = 11.4, Length = 31.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0102   CAS 0005-0102; Spear point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Spear point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Carved from one piece of bone point tapers on both ends; The distal end has multiple barbs on both sides that show polishing; The proximal end is somewhat rectangular and unsmoothed; Slightly curved over length.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.1, Thickness = 0.1, Length = 4.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0103   CAS 0005-0103; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Carved from one piece; Proximal end is square and expands center of shaft where it beings to taper to the triangular point; Hole drilled at widest point in the shaft for attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 5.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0104   CAS 0005-0104; Knife handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Rectangular shaped bone handle with hole drilled in proximal end that has leather thong in it; Distal end is notched with a slot running 2.6 cm back from end; Distal end also has a notch carved around it for holding the blade in; Side of handle toward the distal end has a possible thumb hole drilled in it; Blade would be end- and side-mounted.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.7, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 13.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0105   CAS 0005-0105; Knife handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Rectangular shaped handle that is slightly curved and has a hole drilled in the proximal end; Slot carved in distal end for blade insertion.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.6, Thickness = 1.2, Length = 11.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0106   CAS 0005-0106; Knife handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Rectangular shaped bone handle with hole drilled in proximal end; Distal end is notched with a slot running back from end; Blade would be end and side mounted.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.5, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 10.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0107   CAS 0005-0107; Knife
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone; Stone
Description Rectangular shaped bone handle distal end is notched on bottom with a slot running back from end; Blade, which is really a stone flake in mounted in slot; Designs etched in both proximal and distal ends on one side with the middle portion of the handle showing fine vertical lines.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.0, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 13.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0108   CAS 0005-0108; Knife handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Rectangular shaped bone handle, with hole drilled in the proximal end; Distal end is notched on bottom with a slot running back from end; Designs etched in both proximal and distal ends handle is curved and there is a partially drilled hole on back side.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.2, Thickness = 1.0, Length = 14.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0110   CAS 0005-0110; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory; Stone: slate
Description Ivory harpoon head with triangular slate blade insert; Hole drilled through center of head for attachment to shaft, socketed hole in back for mounting; Part of proximal end is broken and missing; Longitudinal lines decorate ivory; Slate blade is loose.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 8.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0111   CAS 0005-0111; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Barbed triangular harpoon head carved from a single piece of bone; Has socketing hole in proximal end and hole drilled through center for attaching to shaft.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.1, Thickness = 1.4, Length = 7.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0112   CAS 0005-0112; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Triangular harpoon head carved from a single piece of ivory; Is pointed on both distal and proximal ends, proximal end has socket hole drilled in it; Center has hole drilled through it for attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 7.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0113   CAS 0005-0113; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Unfinished harpoon head has proximal socket hole and central hole for attachment but does not have slot for slate blade carved in the distal end yet.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.2, Thickness = 1.4, Length = 10.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0114   CAS 0005-0114; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Barbed triangular harpoon head carved from a single piece of bone; Has socketing hole in proximal end and hole drilled through center for attaching to shaft.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 1.4, Length = 6.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0115   CAS 0005-0115; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Barbed triangular harpoon head carved from a single piece of bone; Has socketing hole in proximal end and hole drilled through center for attaching to shaft.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 1.1, Length = 6.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0116   CAS 0005-0116; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Harpoon head with slot for slat blade in the distal end; Proximal end has partial socket hole that has been broken and repaired by drilling 4 holes around missing area and enclosing it with sinew; Hole also drilled through center for attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.9, Thickness = 1.2, Length = 8.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0117   CAS 0005-0117; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Carved from a single piece of bone is pointed at both ends and has a socket hole in the proximal end and a central hole for attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 8.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0118   CAS 0005-0118; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Harpoon head with slot for blade in the distal end with hole drilled through distal end for securing blade; Proximal end has socket hole; Hole also drilled through center for attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 1.2, Length = 7.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0119   CAS 0005-0119; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. late 1800s to early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Elongated triangular harpoon head carved from a single piece of ivory; Point is slightly concave-convex in longitudinal cross-section and biconvex in transverse cross-section; Pronounced median ridge runs nearly the entire length on one face only; Lateral edges are carved with two deep notches (forming pronounced barbs) on each edge, before tapering gradually to a sharp distal point; Proximal end is somewhat cylindrical in shape and is socketed at end to fit onto distal end of harpoon shaft; Round hole is drilled through shaft near proximal end, perpendicular to the hafting socket to accommodate the toggle line.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.9, Thickness = 1.2, Length = 9.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0120   CAS 0005-0120; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Harpoon head with slot for blade in the distal end proximal end has socket hole is only partial with slotted holes at top and bottom for wrapping sinew to form the complete socket; Hole also drilled through center for attachment; Chip out of proximal end.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.2, Thickness = 1.7, Length = 11.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0121   CAS 0005-0121; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Harpoon head carved from a single piece of bone; Has a notched triangular head with a rectangular shaft and a half socket with carved slots for mounting and a hole in the center from top to bottom for attachment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.4, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 7.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0122   CAS 0005-0122; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Western region
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone; Stone: slate
Description Toggling harpoon head, carved from single piece of bone to overall cylindrical shape; Proximal end is cut off diagonally and partially drilled to form socket for attachment to foreshaft; Biconical perforation is drilled through center of shaft for attachment to line; Slot cut into tapered distal end is fitted with triangular slate point that is bifacially thinned along lateral edges.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.0, Thickness = 1.7, Length = 8.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0123   CAS 0005-0123; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Carved from a single piece of bone with a slotted end for a point; The proximal end has a socket hole in it and the central body has a horizontal hole through it for attachment; Part of the distal end is broken.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.1, Thickness = 1.2, Length = 6.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0124   CAS 0005-0124; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Western region
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory; Slate
Description Toggling harpoon head, carved from single piece of ivory to overall cylindrical shape with pronounced median ridge extending length of both faces; Proximal end is cut off diagonally and partially drilled to form socket for attachment to foreshaft; Biconical perforation is drilled through center of shaft for attachment to line; Four pairs of shallowly incised lines begin at proximal end and extend to distal end, with the lines in each pair coming closer and closer together as they get closer to the distal end; Slot cut into tapered distal end originally held slate or copper blade (now fitted with slate blade, CAS 0005-0088).
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.7, Thickness = 1.5, Length = 10.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0127   CAS 0005-0127; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.9, Thickness = 0.2, Length = 9.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0128   CAS 0005-0128; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.5, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 5.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0129   CAS 0005-0129; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.8, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 5.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0130   CAS 0005-0130; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.9, Thickness = 0.2, Length = 5.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0131   CAS 0005-0131; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.1, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 8.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0132   CAS 0005-0132; Biface
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Biface
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Indeterminate biface (scraper?), biconvex in transverse cross section with straight parallel lateral edges and a rounded distal end; Proximal end tapers to a thick, squared off stem for hafting; Color is dark gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.6, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 6.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0137   CAS 0005-0137; Rattle
Category Carvings
Object Name Rattle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk; Ink
Description Rattle carved from a section of walrus tusk; Proximal end is blunt; A fox is carved onto the top of the shaft; Distal end consists of thin, four curved sections with incised designs resembling claws which serve as the cage for the rattle; Single rattle sphere has been carved out of the tusk within the claw-like design without breaking the cage.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 3.8, Width = 3.3, Length = 18.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0138   CAS 0005-0138; Ivory carving (fox on sign)
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving (fox on sign)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County Nome
Other Geographic Data City: Nome
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture 1921
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory souvenir with a fox carved into grip area and a cutout area with "NOME ALASKA 1921" all carved from a single piece of ivory.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 4.0, Width = 1.7, Length = 29.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0139   CAS 0005-0139; Cup
Category Culinary Items
Object Name Cup
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone (walrus maxilla)
Description Cup formed from left maxilla of a walrus with the large tusk socket acting as the cup interior.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 12.1, Width = 11.5, Depth = 6.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0144   CAS 0005-0144; Ivory implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ivory implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: fossilized walrus tusk
Description Distal section of walrus tusk that is fossilized and has a hole drilled through the proximal end for hanging, possibly a pendant.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.3, Thickness = 1.8, Length = 13.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0148   CAS 0005-0148; Adze blade
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Adze blade
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 8.1, Thickness = 3.7, Length = 16.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0149   CAS 0005-0149; Utensil
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Utensil
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Possible mattock type blade made from bone; Distal end is ground down while the proximal end has been drilled and notched for hafting.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 6.2, Thickness = 2.9, Length = 24.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0150   CAS 0005-0150; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Multi notched bone point that is triangular in cross section; The proximal end is cone shaped for fitting in a socketed shaft.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.1, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 13.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0151   CAS 0005-0151; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Multi notched bone point that is triangular in cross section; The proximal end is cone shaped for fitting in a socketed shaft.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 18.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0152   CAS 0005-0152; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Single barb bone point that is triangular in cross section; The proximal end is cone shaped for fitting in a socketed shaft.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 10.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0153   CAS 0005-0153; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Single barb bone point that is triangular in cross section; The proximal end is cone shaped for fitting in a socketed shaft.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 14.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0154   CAS 0005-0154; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Single barb bone point that is triangular in cross section; The proximal end is cone shaped for fitting in a socketed shaft.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 13.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0155   CAS 0005-0155; Spear point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Spear point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Single barbed harpoon head with tapered cone shaped proximal end for mounting in socket of shaft; Bone is slightly curved, with point being flat on one side.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 13.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0156   CAS 0005-0156; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Single barbed harpoon head with tapered cone shaped proximal end for mounting in socket of shaft; Bone is slightly curved, with the long head being diamond shaped in cross section.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.2, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 15.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0157   CAS 0005-0157; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Single barbed harpoon head with tapered cone shaped proximal end for mounting in socket of shaft; Bone is slightly curved and flat on one side, with the point being triangular in cross section.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.1, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 12.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0158   CAS 0005-0158; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Multi-barbed head (3), with a tapered cone shaped proximal end for insertion into socket on shaft, bone is flat on one side and triangular in cross section.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.2, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 17.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0159   CAS 0005-0159; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Single barb bone point with a tapered cone shaped proximal end for hafting; Bone is flat on one side and triangular shape in cross section.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 11.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0160   CAS 0005-0160; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Single barb bone point with a tapered cone shaped proximal end for hafting; Bone is flat on one side and triangular shape in cross section.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 11.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0161   CAS 0005-0161; Utensil
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Utensil
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Irregularly shaped shallow dish somewhat oval, shows evidence of use, listed as an oil dish.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 4.8, Width = 8.8, Length = 18.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0162   CAS 0005-0162; Scraper
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Scraper
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Ivory scraper in the shape of a small dish; Somewhat oval in shape with both ends showing use wear.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 2.4, Width = 6.4, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 9.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0163   CAS 0005-0163; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Jade
Description Flaked harpoon head in semi-triangular shape with rounded shoulders that taper to a straight shaft; Shaft has shoulders on the proximal end for hafting.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 8.0, Thickness = 1.8, Length = 12.4

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0164   CAS 0005-0164; Kayak
Category Watercraft
Object Name Kayak
Culture Southern Inupiat
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data King Island, Bering Strait
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture Late 1800s to early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood; Seal skin; Ivory; Tin; Other metal
Description Full-sized Bering Strait style kayak with wood slat frame covered with stretched seal skins; Kayak is designed with single cockpit and bow is turned upward slightly and includes hand grip for pulling kayak; Stern is squared off and has short projection at top; Harpoon holder is attached alongside the cockpit, with four additional ivory pieces attached on upper surface of kayak in front of cockpit.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 36.0, Width = 65.6, Length = 457.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0165   CAS 0005-0165; Kayak
Category Watercraft
Object Name Kayak
Culture Northern Inupiat
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data Point Barrow, Northern Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture Late 1800s to early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood: oak; Seal skin; Baleen; Metal: Copper; Bone
Description North Alaska style full-sized kayak made with a wood slat frame covered with stretched seal skins; Deck beams appear to be steam- or heat-bent oak; Framing slats are lashed together on interior with baleen strips; Front edge of single cockpit is raked, with the deck sloping downward in front to an otherwise flat deck; Both bow and stern turn upward slightly.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 36.5, Width = 57.0, Length = 477.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0166   CAS 0005-0166; Kayak oar / paddle
Category Watercraft
Object Name Kayak oar / paddle
Culture Northern Inupiat
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data Northern Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1900
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Cedar (Cedrus sp.) wood
Description Double-blade paddle for use with kayak, carved from single piece of wood; Wide spatulate blade at each end extends from central hand grip; Each blade accounts for approximately one-quarter of the total length of the paddle; Ventral side of each blade (held facing kayaker) is flat and on same plane as lower edge of hand grip; Lateral edges of each blade expand at their midpoints to their maximum width and the distal end of each is truncated to a very shallow point; Median ridge on ventral surface of each blade extends from the midpoint to the hand grip; Hand grip, itself, is ovoid in cross-section; Surface of entire paddle has been stained reddish color; Upper edge of hand grip is either painted black or is simply stained from use; No trace of painted designs on blades; One blade is slightly narrower than the other.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 14.0, Thickness = 4.4, Length = 253.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0167   CAS 0005-0167; Pipe bowl
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Pipe bowl
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Metal
Description Shallow flaring brass pipe bowl with copper stem that connects with a mounting piece that has a flat brass bottom and a half round top for securing to wooden stem.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 3.1, Max Diam = 4.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0169   CAS 0005-0169; Knife sharpener
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife sharpener
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Smooth polished stone that is cylindrical in form and tapered a proximal end with a hole drilled in proximal end that has possible seal skin thong tied around it; Distal end is missing.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 1.4, Length = 4.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0171   CAS 0005-0171; Utensil
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Utensil
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Curved bone with shallow depression carved in one side similar to a scoop.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 2.8, Width = 6.1, Length = 23.0

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0172A,B   CAS 0005-0172A,B; Adze blade in holder
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Adze blade in holder
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone; Jade
Description Bone adze blade holder with jade adze blade inserted in slot on end; Four holes drilled in other end for attachment to handle; Holder is attached with leather strap to handle CAS 0005-0367.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 5.2, Length = 11.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0173   CAS 0005-0173; Scraper
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Scraper
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone; Stone: slate
Description Scraper made out of mammal rib with a slate blade inserted in one side; One end has hole drilled through it.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.1, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 8.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0174   CAS 0005-0174; Scraper
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Scraper
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory; Metal: Iron
Description Thin rectangular ivory handle that curves slightly on each end and has an iron blade inserted in on side; One end has two holes that have broken through the edge and the other end has one hole; Iron is very rusted.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.1, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 9.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0175   CAS 0005-0175; Scraper handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Scraper handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Carved bone handle the body of which bows slightly with the ends curving in the opposite direction; Slot in one edge for blade placement; Design etched on both faces and a hole drilled in one end.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 9.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0176   CAS 0005-0176; Fishing implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Fishing implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved in the shape of a mitten with a separate thumb; used on end of line when pulling in a seal.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.2, Thickness = 1.6, Length = 4.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0177   CAS 0005-0177; Fishing implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Fishing implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved in the shape of a mitten with a separate thumb.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.0, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 3.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0178   CAS 0005-0178; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Elongated bifacially flaked point; Convex lateral edges expand from base to maximum width at midpoint, then taper gradually to distal point; Elongated, rectangular notch on each basal corner forms short, straight-sided stem with convex base; Color is gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 4.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0179   CAS 0005-0179; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Elongated, bifacially flaked point with pronounced median ridge on one face; Lateral edges are convex and taper gradually toward sharp distal point; Proximal end has short, slightly constricted stem with squared off base; Color is light gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 5.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0180   CAS 0005-0180; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Elongated, bifacially flaked point, biconvex in transverse cross-section; Lateral edges are convex and taper to a sharp distal point; Rectangular notch on both basal corners form a short stem whose lateral edges taper toward a squared off base; Color is light gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 3.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0181   CAS 0005-0181; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Elongated, bifacially flaked point, biconvex in transverse cross-section; Convex lateral edges are constricted near proximal end, then flare out to maximum width at midpoint before tapering toward sharp distal point; Base is squared off; Color is light gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 3.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0182   CAS 0005-0182; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Very elongated, bifacially flaked point, biconvex in transverse cross-section; Convex lateral edges taper very gradually to a blunt distal point; Long rectangular notch on both basal corners form a hafting stem whose lateral edges taper very gradually to a rounded base; Color is light gray with red streaking near distal end.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 7.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0183   CAS 0005-0183; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Very short bifacially flaked point, biconvex in transverse cross-section; Lateral edges are convex, tapering toward a sharp distal point; Shallow rectangular notch on both basal corners form indistinct hafting stem; Base is squared off but not thinned; Color is light gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.2, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 2.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0184   CAS 0005-0184; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 4.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0185   CAS 0005-0185; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Elongated bifacially flaked point, biconvex in transverse and longitudinal cross-sections; Convex lateral edges taper gradually toward sharp distal point; Deep, rectangular notch on both basal corners forms short hafting stem whose lateral edges taper slightly to a rounded base; Color is light gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.4, Thickness = 1.1, Length = 7.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0186   CAS 0005-0186; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.2, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 4.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0187   CAS 0005-0187; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Short bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both transverse and longitudinal cross-sections; Convex lateral edges taper toward a blunt distal point; Rectangular notches on both basal corners form short hafting stem whose lateral edges expand toward a rounded base; Color is light gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 2.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0188   CAS 0005-0188; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Elongated, bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both transverse and longitudinal cross-sections; Convex lateral edges flare outward to maximum width at midpoint and then taper gradually toward sharp distal point; Rectangular notches on both basal corners form short, straight-sided hafting stem with rounded base; Color is dark gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 4.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0189   CAS 0005-0189; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Short bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both transverse and longitudinal cross-sections; Lateral edges expand out to maximum width at midpoint and then taper toward sharp distal point; Rectangular notches on both basal corners form short, wide hafting stem with straight sides and concave base; Color is light gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 3.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0190   CAS 0005-0190; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Short bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both transverse and longitudinal cross-sections; Convex lateral edges taper gradually to blunt, distal point; Base is concave; Color is light gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 3.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0191   CAS 0005-0191; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Short leaf-shaped point, bifacially flaked and biconvex in both transverse and longitudinal cross-sections; Convex lateral edges flare outward to maximum width at midpoint and then taper gradually to sharp distal point; Shallow notches on both basal corners form an indistinct hafting stem with tapering lateral edges and a squared off base; Color is dark brown.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 4.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0192   CAS 0005-0192; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Very elongated, bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both transverse and longitudinal cross-sections with pronounced median ridges on both faces; Lateral edges taper very gradually for most of their length, then abruptly at distal end; Rectangular notch on each basal corner forms short hafting stem with straight lateral edges and rounded base; Color is dark gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 1.0, Length = 7.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0193   CAS 0005-0193; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Very elongated, bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both transverse and longitudinal cross-sections with pronounced median ridges on both faces; Lateral edges taper very gradually for most of their length, then abruptly at distal end; Rectangular notch on each basal corner forms short hafting stem with straight lateral edges and square base; Color is dark brown.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.8, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 8.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0194   CAS 0005-0194; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Elongated bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both transverse and longitudinal cross-sections; Lateral edges taper gradually to sharp distal point; Deep basal corner notches form short triangular hafting stem with lateral edges that taper to proximal point; Color is gray with brown banding along one edge and on distal tip.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.8, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 5.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0195   CAS 0005-0195; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Short triangular point, bifacially flaked and biconvex in both transverse and longitudinal cross-sections; Convex lateral edges flare out slightly to maximum width at midpoint and then taper gradually to sharp distal point; Rectangular basal corner notches (indistinct on one side) form short hafting stem with straight lateral edges and squared, unthinned base; Color is dark gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 3.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0196   CAS 0005-0196; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Short bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both transverse and longitudinal cross-sections; Convex lateral edges expand outward from square, unthinned base to maximum width at midpoint (slightly lower on one side), then taper to sharp distal point; Color is dark gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.1, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 3.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0197   CAS 0005-0197; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both longitudinal and transverse cross-sections; Convex lateral edges taper to sharp distal point; Deep rectangular notches on each basal corner form long hafting stem with lateral edges that taper to rounded stem; Color is dark gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.7, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 5.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0198   CAS 0005-0198; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Elongated, bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both longitudinal and transverse cross-sections; Convex lateral edges taper very gradually toward sharp distal point; Deep rectangular notches on both basal corners form short hafting stem with straight lateral edges and square, unthinned base; Color is dark brown.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 5.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0199   CAS 0005-0199; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Elongated bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both longitudinal and transverse cross-sections; Convex lateral edges taper gradually to sharp distal point; Deep rectangular notches on each basal corner form short hafting stem with straight lateral edges and rounded base; Color is light gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 4.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0200   CAS 0005-0200; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Very elongated, bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both longitudinal and transverse cross-sections; Convex lateral edges are serrated and taper very gradually to sharp distal point; Shallow rectangular notches on each basal corner form short, wide hafting stem with straight lateral edges and rounded base; Color is mottled gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 5.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0201   CAS 0005-0201; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Very elongated, bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both longitudinal and transverse cross-sections; Convex lateral edges taper very gradually to sharp distal point; Deep rectangular notches on each basal corner form short hafting stem with straight lateral edges and rounded base; Color is dark gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 5.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0202   CAS 0005-0202; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Elongated, bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both longitudinal and transverse cross-sections with pronounced median ridge on both faces; Convex lateral edges taper very gradually for most of their length, then abruptly near distal end to form sharp point; Shallow, rectangular notches on each basal corner form wide hafting stem with lateral edges that taper toward square base; Color is dark gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 4.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0203   CAS 0005-0203; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Elongated, bifacially flaked point, biconvex in both longitudinal and transverse cross-sections; Convex lateral edges are straight for most of their length, then taper abruptly to a blunt distal point (possibly reworked); Deep rectangular notches on each basal corner form short hafting stem with straight lateral edges and square base; Color is translucent dark gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 4.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0204   CAS 0005-0204; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.2, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 4.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0205   CAS 0005-0205; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.2, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 5.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0206   CAS 0005-0206; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.9, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 4.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0207   CAS 0005-0207; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.3, Thickness = 1.2, Length = 5.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0208   CAS 0005-0208; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.9, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 4.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0209   CAS 0005-0209; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 6.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0210   CAS 0005-0210; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 4.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0211   CAS 0005-0211; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.8, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 4.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0212   CAS 0005-0212; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.2, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 4.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0213   CAS 0005-0213; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.8, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 5.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0214   CAS 0005-0214; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.3, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 5.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0215   CAS 0005-0215; Tool fragment
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Tool fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 4.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0216   CAS 0005-0216; Amulet / effigy (whale fluke and/or phallus)
Category Carvings
Object Name Amulet / effigy (whale fluke and/or phallus)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description Bifacially flaked Y-shaped amulet possibly representing a stylized whale fluke and/or phallus; Lateral edges near distal end of longest arm each have small U-shaped notch.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.4, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 4.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0217   CAS 0005-0217; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.8, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 5.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0218   CAS 0005-0218; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 6.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0219   CAS 0005-0219; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 6.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0220   CAS 0005-0220; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 7.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0221   CAS 0005-0221; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 1.0, Length = 3.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0222   CAS 0005-0222; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.9, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 5.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0223   CAS 0005-0223; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 4.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0224   CAS 0005-0224; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.4, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 3.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0225   CAS 0005-0225; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 6.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0226   CAS 0005-0226; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.8, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 3.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0227   CAS 0005-0227; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 4.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0228   CAS 0005-0228; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 13.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0229   CAS 0005-0229; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: flint
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 3.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0230   CAS 0005-0230; Knife
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.7, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 6.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0231   CAS 0005-0231; Knife
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.3, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 6.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0232   CAS 0005-0232; Comb fragment
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Comb fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Carved bone fragment of a comb.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.1, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 4.7

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0233   CAS 0005-0233; Comb (unfinished)
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Comb (unfinished)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Pendant with comb shape etched in it, rectangular in shape with one end rounded and the other squared off, the squared off end has shallow grooves to represent the teeth of the comb; Rounded end has hole drilled through it.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.2, Length = 3.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0234   CAS 0005-0234; Ivory implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ivory implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Rectangular implement with slot carved in one end; Linear design carved on one face; Opposite side is tapered on end away from slot; Possibly used in arrow fletching.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.8, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 6.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0235   CAS 0005-0235; Needle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Needle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Curved ivory needle with hole drilled in one end.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 0.6, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 6.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0236   CAS 0005-0236; Ivory implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ivory implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Peg shaped implement with notch engraved in one end for attachment, other end is tapered at the end to a very thin wedge shape.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 0.9, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 5.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0237   CAS 0005-0237; Needle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Needle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory needle with hole carved in proximal end and design carved on proximal end.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 0.9, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 6.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0238   CAS 0005-0238; Pendant blank or fishing implement (?)
Category Jewelry & Metalwork; Tools & Implements
Object Name Pendant blank or fishing implement (?)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk
Description Tip of walrus tusk shows multiple drill marks where separated from body of tusk, one hole drilled through end with another hole started but not completed.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.4, Thickness = 1.4, Length = 4.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0239   CAS 0005-0239; Ivory implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ivory implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved foreshaft for arrow, tapered cone shape on proximal end with hole in distal end for point.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.0, Length = 7.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0240   CAS 0005-0240; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved from one piece of ivory with a slot in the distal end for stone blade and a hole through the center for attachment to shaft and a hole in the proximal end for mounting.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 0.8, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 4.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0241   CAS 0005-0241; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Small single barbed point with tapering cone shaped proximal end; Flat on one side; Triangular in cross-section.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 0.6, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 5.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0242   CAS 0005-0242; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved from a single piece of ivory point has triangular shaped tip that flares outward to the main body; Hole in center of body for line attachment, socket hole in proximal end, part of proximal end is missing.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.0, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 6.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0243   CAS 0005-0243; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Unbarbed lance type point that is long and narrow; Point in cross section triangular, notches on base for tying to shaft.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 16.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0244   CAS 0005-0244; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Part of a multi-part head, tapers to a point on the distal end, cross section of body would be half round, proximal end is tapered with hole for fastening to shaft.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.0, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 19.2

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0245   CAS 0005-0245; Comb
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Comb
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Rectangular body that tapers inward then flares outward to the end of the handle which forms a crescent with blunted tips.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.7, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 7.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0246   CAS 0005-0246; Comb (2 pieces)
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Comb (2 pieces)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Rectangular comb that tapers to a rounded top.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.0, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 6.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0247   CAS 0005-0247; Comb
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Comb
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. late 1800s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Hair comb carved from a thin flat piece of ivory that has been cut into a somewhat rectangular shape; Lateral edges taper very gradually toward a rounded proximal end, wherein a large round hole is cut; Series of 13 evenly spaced parallel cuts have been made on distal end extending inward approx. 1/3 of the comb’s total length, forming 14 short teeth.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.6, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 6.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0250   CAS 0005-0250; Knife
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 5.0, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 5.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0251   CAS 0005-0251; Knife blade
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife blade
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Single-edged knife blade made from an irregularly shaped, flat piece of slate; Semicircular cutting edge is bifacially thinned and ground smooth; Color is dark gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 6.7, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 7.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0252   CAS 0005-0252; Knife
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Tooth; Stone: slate
Description Handle made of a single tooth with a slot carved in it that has a ground slate blade inserted in it.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.7, Thickness = 1.8, Length = 4.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0253   CAS 0005-0253; Knife
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.1, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 6.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0254   CAS 0005-0254; Knife
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.8, Thickness = 0.2, Length = 7.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0256   CAS 0005-0256; Knife handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory knife handle; Straight edge of handle has slot cut in it for blade; Shape is rectangular with curved corners; The proximal edge has designs carved in it, what appear to be whale flukes etched in each side and linear designs.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.8, Thickness = 1.9, Length = 8.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0257   CAS 0005-0257; Knife handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Semicircular handle with one straight edge with a groove cut in it for blade insertion; Proximal curved area has 2 holes drilled through it and both sides have designs etched in them.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.4, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 5.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0258   CAS 0005-0258; Spear point fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Spear point fragment
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Distal fragment of elongated, triangular point, plano-convex in transverse cross-section; Convex face is ground smooth and has pronounced median ridge near distal end; Lateral edges are unifacially thinned on flattened face and taper very gradually to distal point; Proximal end is indeterminate.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.6, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 10.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0259   CAS 0005-0259; Spear point fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Spear point fragment
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Midsection fragment of spear point, ground to overall shape, biconvex in transverse cross-section; Convex lateral edges are bifacially thinned and taper toward distal end; Distal and proximal ends are indeterminate; Possibly re-utilized as knife blade; Color is reddish brown.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.8, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 9.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0260   CAS 0005-0260; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.7, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 6.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0261   CAS 0005-0261; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.6, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 10.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0262   CAS 0005-0262; Knife blade
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife blade
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Single-edged knife blade made from flat piece of slate, chipped to general rectangular shape and ground smooth on both faces; Convex cutting edge is very thick but bifacially thinned and ground smooth, tapering from its widest point at proximal end to the distal end; Back edge of blade is relatively straight, squared off and ground very smooth; Rectangular notch cut at proximal end of cutting edge forms short, squared off stem for hafting; Color is dark brown.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.9, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 11.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0263   CAS 0005-0263; Bird point
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Bird point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Blunt bone bird point with x configuration on head and socket hole in proximal end.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 2.0, Length = 2.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0264   CAS 0005-0264; Knife sharpener
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife sharpener
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Distal end of stone knife sharpener that tapers to a somewhat blunt point.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 1.1, Length = 4.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0265   CAS 0005-0265; Harpoon finger rest
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon finger rest
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Tooth
Description Shaped from a tooth with hole drilled through the cusp end, and a line carved vertically on one side.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 1.6, Length = 2.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0266   CAS 0005-0266; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Cylindrical projectile point made from bone splinter and ground to overall shape; Distal end is blunt and has four shallow longitudinal grooves cut into the lateral sides; Proximal end is hollowed out, forming socket for attaching point to wooden shaft; Point used for stunning birds without damaging their feathers or skins.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.5, Length = 4.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0267   CAS 0005-0267; Knife sharpener
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife sharpener
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Smoothed green stone rectangular in shape with both ends missing; Groove ground in one edge.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 0.6, Length = 6.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0268   CAS 0005-0268; Pendant
Category Jewelry & Metalwork
Object Name Pendant
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Semi-round stone pendant with hole drilled through center; Five small holes drilled into lower edge, one of which has a red bead fragment imbedded in it; Pendant is flat on one side.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.8, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 2.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0269   CAS 0005-0269; Scraper
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Scraper
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.0, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 3.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0270   CAS 0005-0270; Scraper
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Scraper
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.8, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 3.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0271   CAS 0005-0271; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.7, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 3.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0272   CAS 0005-0272; Scraper
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Scraper
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.2, Thickness = 1.0, Length = 3.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0273   CAS 0005-0273; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.9, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 5.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0274   CAS 0005-0274; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.7, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 4.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0275   CAS 0005-0275; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.3, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 5.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0276   CAS 0005-0276; Knife
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.8, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 6.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0277   CAS 0005-0277; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 7.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0278   CAS 0005-0278; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.3, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 7.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0279   CAS 0005-0279; Drill
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Drill
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 1.0, Length = 4.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0280   CAS 0005-0280; Drill
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Drill
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 0.9, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 3.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0281   CAS 0005-0281; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.9, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 4.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0282   CAS 0005-0282; Drill
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Drill
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 4.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0283   CAS 0005-0283; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.8, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 3.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0284   CAS 0005-0284; Drill fragment
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Drill fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.2, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 4.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0285   CAS 0005-0285; Amulet / effigy (whale)
Category Carvings
Object Name Amulet / effigy (whale)
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Bifacially flaked amulet in the shape of a whale with short lateral fins and a short, squared off fluke.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.0, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 5.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0290   CAS 0005-0290; Bone implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Bone implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Listed as a bow string holder; Implement is rectangular in shape with notches and a narrow stem on one end; Five holes have been drilled through the main body and bone or ivory plugs inserted.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.3, Thickness = 1.0, Length = 5.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0291   CAS 0005-0291; Ivory implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ivory implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Shaped like a plummet with a hole drilled in one end; Both ends taper.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.4, Length = 8.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0292   CAS 0005-0292; Dog harness attachment
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Dog harness attachment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Swivel for dog harness made of bone; Cylindrical, with a knob on one end and a hole drilled in opposite end.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.9, Length = 8.7

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0293   CAS 0005-0293; Hafted scraper
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Hafted scraper
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood; Stone
Description L-shaped wooden handle with slot in distal end for insertion of stone blade; Groove cut in wood 1.5 cm from distal end for sinew to hold stone blade in place; Wood is split from distal end towards proximal end 6.6 cm.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 4.3, Width = 4.6, Thickness = 2.7, Length = 12.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0294   CAS 0005-0294; Adze blade
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Adze blade
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Rectangular adze blade with chipped and partially ground cutting edge.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.7, Thickness = 1.9, Length = 7.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0295   CAS 0005-0295; Adze blade
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Adze blade
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Ground and polished adze blade; Rectangular in shape with a tapering inward on the proximal end; Cutting edge has been blunted.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.6, Thickness = 1.6, Length = 4.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0296   CAS 0005-0296; Bone carving (caribou head)
Category Carvings
Object Name Bone carving (caribou head)
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Caribou head carved in one end of long bone fragment, vertical hole drilled through bone just behind the head; Long bone fragment tapers towards opposite end; Bone is very weathered.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 1.8, Width = 1.6, Length = 16.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0297   CAS 0005-0297; Drill handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Drill handle
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved handle for fire making, slightly curved and tapering to one end, etched designs on both ends.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.1, Thickness = 1.5, Length = 8.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0299   CAS 0005-0299; Pipe bowl (?)
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Pipe bowl (?)
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone; Metal
Description Narrow vertical stem with groove cut in it for attachment to stem of pipe, bowl flares outward from stem and is very shallow with a metal insert.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 3.6, Max Diam = 3.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0302   CAS 0005-0302; Bag handle
Category Carvings; Tools & Implements
Object Name Bag handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 0.6, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 19.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0303   CAS 0005-0303; Shaft straightener
Category Tools & Implements; Weaponry
Object Name Shaft straightener
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Cylindrical implement, carved to overall shape; Expanded distal end has diamond-shaped central perforation cut through at oblique angle; Proximal end has shallow socket, probably for hafting to longer handle; Implement used to straighten wooden arrow shafts by steaming the wood, then inserting it through perforation and bending it to desired shape.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.3, Thickness = 1.8, Length = 14.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0304   CAS 0005-0304; Drill cap
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Drill cap
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Metal; Wood
Description Crescent shaped drill cap with mouth piece in center of piece with metal insert opposite mouthpiece for drill shaft insertion.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 5.1, Width = 2.8, Length = 12.4

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0305   CAS 0005-0305; Scraper
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Scraper
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Shaped from a scapula the handle is thin and rectangular in cross section and flares outward to a well used edge; Handle has linear decorations carved on one side.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 9.9, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 17.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0306   CAS 0005-0306; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Possible bone harpoon foreshaft, tapered at both ends with one end showing a shoulder for mounting (?).
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.9, Thickness = 1.8, Length = 12.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0307   CAS 0005-0307; Adze blade
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Adze blade
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Ground stone adze blade composed of a black fine grained stone, distal end highly polished with the proximal end not being finished; Blade tapers towards the proximal end.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 5.4, Thickness = 3.1, Length = 13.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0308   CAS 0005-0308; Tool fragment
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Tool fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 6.4, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 2.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0309   CAS 0005-0309; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.9, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 9.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0310   CAS 0005-0310; Knife blade
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife blade
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Singled-edged knife blade made from flat piece of slate that is ground very smooth on both faces; Convex cutting edge is bifacially thinned and ground very smooth, forming a very wide and razor-sharp blade; Back edge of blade is ground very straight and smooth but not thinned; Color is dark brown.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 5.5, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 8.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0311   CAS 0005-0311; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.5, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 4.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0312   CAS 0005-0312; Scraper
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Scraper
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Scraper made out of segment of cranium, edges have been ground down.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 1.6, Width = 7.6, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 8.9

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0313   CAS 0005-0313; Ivory implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ivory implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Cone shaped ivory implement with hole drilled in proximal end for socketing and hole drilled through side for fastening.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.9, Length = 6.0

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0314   CAS 0005-0314; Bone implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Bone implement
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data Unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description L-shaped implement with a hole drilled through each end.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.6, Depth = 3.8, Length = 8.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0315   CAS 0005-0315; Wooden implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Wooden implement
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood
Description Oval shaped wooden object that tapers to one surface, listed as a possible float plug.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.0, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 4.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0316   CAS 0005-0316; Handle fragment
Category Carvings; Tools & Implements
Object Name Handle fragment
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory handle fragment.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.8, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 9.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0318A,B   CAS 0005-0318A,B; Pipe
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Pipe
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Two piece ivory pipe stem without bowl.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 2.9, Width = 1.3, Length = 19.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0319   CAS 0005-0319; Needle case
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Needle case
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Rectangular bone needle case with openings at both ends; Linear line design on sides.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.3, Length = 11.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0320   CAS 0005-0320; Ivory implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ivory implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Large cylindrical head with triangular shaft that is perforated where it connects with the head; Shape is similar to the blunt bird points.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.6, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 3.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0321   CAS 0005-0321; Bone implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Bone implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Curved bone grooves carved in one side, edges are rounded, referred to as a splice bone used in splicing bow parts together.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.6, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 10.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0323   CAS 0005-0323; Wooden implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Wooden implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood
Description Oval shaped wood fragment stained or painted black.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.0, Thickness = 1.0, Length = 5.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0324   CAS 0005-0324; Utensil
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Utensil
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Rectangular with shape similar to a tuning fork; One end appears to be broken; Etched design on one side with cross between etched lines on edge, other side design is obscured by red and white tag with 62 written on it; Broken end has part of etched design on it.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.0, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 9.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0325   CAS 0005-0325; Netting implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Netting implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.0, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 11.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0326   CAS 0005-0326; Awl
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Awl
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Awl made from a long bone; Distal end pointed with proximal end rounded; Use wear on distal end.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.5, Length = 9.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0327   CAS 0005-0327; Net making implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Net making implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Carved bone slightly curved with one end pointed and the other having a knob on it with a grove from attaching line.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.0, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 15.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0331   CAS 0005-0331; Knife
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone: slate
Description Single-edged knife blade, made from flat piece of slate chipped to general triangular shape and ground smooth on both faces; Very wide, convex cutting edge is bifacially thinned and ground very smooth; Color is dark brown.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 9.4, Thickness = 0.5, Length = 12.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0332   CAS 0005-0332; Adze blade (reused)
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Adze blade (reused)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.4, Thickness = 1.6, Length = 10.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0333   CAS 0005-0333; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 7.0, Thickness = 2.0, Length = 11.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0334   CAS 0005-0334; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.4, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 8.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0335   CAS 0005-0335; Horn implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Horn implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Horn
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.1, Depth = 6.1, Thickness = 1.2, Length = 25.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0336   CAS 0005-0336; Spear point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Spear point
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Carved from a single piece of bone, tapers to point on distal end; Midway on body are two shoulders or notches; Stem broadens out and then narrows on the proximal end; Just before broadening are two perforations.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.0, Thickness = 1.4, Length = 17.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0337   CAS 0005-0337; Netting gauge
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Netting gauge
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.8, Thickness = 1.1, Length = 14.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0338   CAS 0005-0338; Projectile point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Projectile point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Horn
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.9, Thickness = 1.1, Length = 20.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0339   CAS 0005-0339; Adze blade
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Adze blade
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 5.4, Thickness = 1.7, Length = 10.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0340   CAS 0005-0340; Stone implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Stone implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Irregularly shaped green sharpening stone, somewhat rectangular, one end appears to be ground to an edge.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.3, Thickness = 1.6, Length = 12.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0342   CAS 0005-0342; Scraper handle
Category Carvings; Tools & Implements
Object Name Scraper handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.3, Depth = 4.0, Thickness = 2.0, Length = 7.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0343   CAS 0005-0343; Ice pick
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ice pick
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 12.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0344   CAS 0005-0344; Utensil
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Utensil
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Original catalog card describes this as scraper used to clean whale blubber and skin.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 2.7, Width = 4.7, Length = 7.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0345   CAS 0005-0345; Harpoon foreshaft
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon foreshaft
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Cylindrical shaped foreshaft with wedge shaped proximal end for insertion into shaft and hole drilled through foreshaft just above wedge shape, distal end is triangular in shape with a rectangular opening for point insertion.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.7, Thickness = 1.7, Length = 15.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0346   CAS 0005-0346; Pipe stem (?)
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Pipe stem (?)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood
Description Slightly curving piece of polished wood with center drilled out and both ends appearing to have been socketed in something.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.2, Length = 20.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0347   CAS 0005-0347; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Western region
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory; Metal: Copper
Description Toggling harpoon head, carved from single piece of ivory to overall cylindrical shape; Proximal end is cut off diagonally and bifurcated on one face, and the shaft itself partially drilled to form socket for attachment to foreshaft; Biconical perforation is drilled through center of shaft for attachment to line, with polished groove extending from perforation to proximal end; Triangular area extending from perforation to distal slot is incised for decorative effect; Shallow incised line extends along longitudinal median ridge on both faces from proximal to distal ends; Slot cut into tapered distal end is fitted with hammered triangular copper blade that is secured with copper rivet.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.8, Thickness = 3.0, Length = 12.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0348   CAS 0005-0348; Salt shaker
Category Carvings; Culinary Items
Object Name Salt shaker
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved from two pieces of ivory, the base being separate from the main body; The body has a cylindrical container for the salt with a standing Eskimo in a parka, the back has "S" in scrimshaw on it.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 6.8, Width = 3.0, Depth = 4.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0349   CAS 0005-0349; Pepper shaker
Category Carvings; Culinary Items
Object Name Pepper shaker
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved from two pieces of ivory, the base being separate from the main body; The body has a cylindrical container for the pepper with a standing Eskimo in a parka, the back has "P" in scrimshaw on it.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 6.9, Width = 3.1, Depth = 4.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0350   CAS 0005-0350; Adze blade
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Adze blade
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.5, Thickness = 1.2, Length = 5.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0353   CAS 0005-0353; Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory figurine of seated individual with pointed ears and slanted eyes and ponytail, harms are hanging vertically at its sides, reputed to be a Chinese laughing god.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 3.9, Width = 2.2, Depth = 2.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0354   CAS 0005-0354; Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory figurine of seated individual with pointed ears and slanted eyes and ponytail, harms are hanging vertically at its sides, reputed to be a Chinese laughing god.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 4.0, Width = 2.5, Depth = 3.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0355   CAS 0005-0355; Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory figurine of seated individual with pointed ears and slanted eyes and ponytail, harms are hanging vertically at its sides, reputed to be a Chinese laughing god.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 4.5, Width = 2.8, Depth = 3.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0356   CAS 0005-0356; Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory figurine of seated individual with pointed ears and slanted eyes and ponytail, arms are hanging vertically at its sides, reputed to be a Chinese laughing god.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 5.4, Width = 3.1, Depth = 4.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0357   CAS 0005-0357; Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory figurine of seated individual with pointed ears and slanted eyes and ponytail, harms are hanging vertically at its sides, reputed to be a Chinese laughing god.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 6.5, Width = 3.5, Depth = 4.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0358   CAS 0005-0358; Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory figurine of seated individual with pointed ears and slanted eyes and ponytail, harms are hanging vertically at its sides, reputed to be a Chinese laughing god.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 8.3, Width = 4.0, Depth = 5.9

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0359   CAS 0005-0359; Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory figurine of seated individual with pointed ears and slanted eyes and ponytail, harms are hanging vertically at its sides, reputed to be a Chinese laughing god.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 11.3, Width = 4.5, Depth = 7.1

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0360   CAS 0005-0360; Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Category Carvings
Object Name Ivory carving ("Billiken")
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved ivory figurine of seated individual with pointed ears and slanted eyes and ponytail, harms are hanging vertically at its sides, reputed to be a Chinese laughing god.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 12.0, Width = 4.8, Depth = 7.7

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0361   CAS 0005-0361; Figurine (man)
Category Carvings
Object Name Figurine (man)
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Carved figure of man standing with his arms at his sides, with head tilted back and mouth open as if singing.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 4.9, Width = 2.2, Depth = 1.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0364   CAS 0005-0364; Ivory implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ivory implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.4, Length = 2.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0365   CAS 0005-0365; Knife handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.5, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 8.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0366   CAS 0005-0366; Utensil
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Utensil
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.0, Depth = 4.0, Thickness = 1.2, Length = 24.9

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0367   CAS 0005-0367; Adze handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Adze handle
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory; Leather
Description Adze handle secured with leather strap to adze blade CAS 0005-0172A,B.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.4, Thickness = 2.0, Length = 22.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0368   CAS 0005-0368; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 4.4, Length = 14.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0369   CAS 0005-0369; Utensil
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Utensil
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.1, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 21.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0370   CAS 0005-0370; Spear point
Category Weaponry
Object Name Spear point
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 1.4, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 21.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0371   CAS 0005-0371; Utensil
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Utensil
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Rectangular dish shaped ivory scraper.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.8, Depth = 1.5, Length = 10.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0372   CAS 0005-0372; Drum handle
Category Carvings; Musical Instruments
Object Name Drum handle
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description Wooden drum handle with human face carved into one end; Possibly originally catalogued as a pair along with CAS 0005-0168.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 12.9, Width = 2.7, Length = 3.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0373   CAS 0005-0373; Handle
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Handle
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.3, Depth = 3.4, Thickness = 1.5, Length = 18.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0374   CAS 0005-0374; Box fragment
Category Carvings
Object Name Box fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.9, Thickness = 2.7, Length = 8.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0375   CAS 0005-0375; Knife blade
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Knife blade
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Stone
Description Single-edged knife blade, generally oval-shaped and made from flat piece of slate; Convex cutting edge is bifacially thinned and ground smooth; Back edge of blade is bifacially chipped but not ground smooth; Color is dark gray.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 6.3, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 9.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0376   CAS 0005-0376; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 2.0, Length = 20.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0377   CAS 0005-0377; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.6, Thickness = 2.5, Length = 20.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0378A,B   CAS 0005-0378A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Reindeer hide; Sinew; Wool yarn
Description Pair of adult high-topped mukluks with one piece sole crimped at toes and heel; Piece upper is of reindeer hide (hair left on, hair side out) and both bleached and dyed sealskin; Band of dyed (brown) sealskin forms bottom edge of upper with bulk of upper made of white-haired deer hide; Band of dyed (red) sealskin (decorated in appliqué and slit embroidery) and band of bleached sealskin frame leg opening; Laces sewn to sole near heel.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 24.6, Width = 10.5, Length = 25.7

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0379A,B   CAS 0005-0379A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew
Description Pair of adult man's high-topped mukluks with one piece soles creased around toes and heels; Upper portion of boot made of triangular piece of sealskin (with hair removed) covering front part of foot and larger piece comprising hip-length legging, sewn up the front; Band of bleached sealskin frames leg opening; Bleached sealskin laces sewn to small tabs and threaded through loops attached at sides of soles.
Dimensions (cm) Height = ca. 82.0, Width = 10.0, Length = 27.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0380A,B   CAS 0005-0380A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Caribou leather; Sinew; Fabric
Description Pair of child's ankle-height moccasins; Single piece soft sole (hair side in) is sewn to second piece forming side of moccasin, and in turn sewn to several pieces (hair side out) forming the upper; Leg opening is bordered in blue and white commercial fabric, the whole sewn with sinew thread.
Dimensions (cm) Height = ca. 9.0, Width = ca. 6.0, Length = 10.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0381A,B   CAS 0005-0381A,B; Gloves
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Gloves
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Leather; Fur
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 15.2, Thickness = 4.0, Length = 25.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0382A,B   CAS 0005-0382A,B; Gloves
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Gloves
Culture Tutchone Athabascan (Alaskan)
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Leather; Beads
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 20.5, Thickness = 3.4, Length = 35.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0383A,B   CAS 0005-0383A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew; Thread
Description Pair of adult high-topped mukluks with single-piece sole crimped at toes and heel; Upper portion consists of triangular piece of smoked sealskin covering front part of foot and second piece forming heel and leg portion, all sewn up the front; Band of bleached sealskin around leg opening; Wide sealskin laces attached at front and back of soles.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 33.0, Width = 10.3, Length = 25.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0384A,B   CAS 0005-0384A,B; Moccasins
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Moccasins
Culture Athabascan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1940
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Suede; Commercial felt and velvet; Commercial embroidery thread; Commercial trim; Commercial thread
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 21.0, Width = 11.5, Length = 27.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0385A,B   CAS 0005-0385A,B; Mittens
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mittens
Culture Koyukon Athabascan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early to mid 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Tanned moose (?) hide; Rabbit fur; Wool yarn; Beads
Description Pair of mittens with rabbit fur lining; Multi-colored floral designs are embroidered along cuffs; Mittens are tied together with length of commercial, multi-pled wool yarn.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 22.0, Thickness = 3.4, Length = 35.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0386A,B   CAS 0005-0386A,B; Mittens
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mittens
Culture Athabascan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Leather; Yarn; Thread; Fur
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 20.5, Thickness = 2.6, Length = 37.5

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0387   CAS 0005-0387; Bag
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Bag
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Leather
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 12.1, Max Diam = ca. 8.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0388A,B   CAS 0005-0388A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew; Cotton thread
Description Pair of adult high-topped mukluks with single piece sealskin sole crimped at toes and heel; Dyed sealskin uppers consist of triangular piece on front part of foot and second piece forms sides and heel area; Bleached sealskin band framing leg opening decorated with simple patterns of dyed (red) sealskin done in slit embroidery, outlined in black, red, and green thread; Wide laces sewn to soles behind toes and laced through loops just in front of heels.
Dimensions (cm) Height = ca. 25.0, Width = 10.6, Length = 26.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0389A,B   CAS 0005-0389A,B; Moccasins
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Moccasins
Culture Gwich’n (Alaskan Athabascan)
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1940
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Suede; Beads; Commercial velvet; Commercial trim; Commercial thread
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 18.0, Width = ca. 8.5, Length = 25.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0390A,B   CAS 0005-0390A,B; Moccasins
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Moccasins
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Western Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew; Seal intestine; Seal fur
Description Pair of child's moccasins / low mukluks with single-piece sole fine creased around toes and heel; Single-piece upper is dyed dark brown is sewn up back of heel and decorated across vamp with single strip of bleached sealskin done in slit embroidery technique and two short lines of white embroidered seal intestine; Short ruff of white seal fur frames foot opening.
Dimensions (cm) Height = ca. 8.0, Width = 5.6, Length = 14.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0391A,B   CAS 0005-0391A,B; Moccasins
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Moccasins
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early to mid 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Reindeer hide; Sinew
Description Pair of child's moccasins / low mukluks with single-piece sealskin sole creased at toes and heel; Reindeer upper (hair still on and hair side on inside) consists of one piece covering front part of foot and second piece forming heel and sewn along each side; Floral patterned bleached sealskin patch is appliquéd across vamp, bordered by narrow band of bleached sealskin done in slit embroidery technique.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 6.0, Width = 7.2, Length = 16.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0392A,B   CAS 0005-0392A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early to mid 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Reindeer hide; Sinew; Commercial flannel cloth
Description Pair of young child's ankle-length mukluks with single-piece sealskin soles creased at toes and heel; Reindeer skin upper (brown and white hair left on, hair side out) consists of large piece of hide covering front portion of foot and second piece forming heel, both sewn together along sides; Strip of pale pink flannel fabric sewn around foot opening; Narrow sealskin laces sewn along sole, near heel.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 10.0, Width = 5.2, Length = 10.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0393A,B   CAS 0005-0393A,B; Moccasins
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Moccasins
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew; Caribou or deer hide
Description Pair of young child's moccasins / low mukluks with single-piece sealskin sole creased around toes and heel; Upper is made of large piece of dyed sealskin (hair removed) that covers the front and sides of foot, and a smaller piece that forms the heel, both sewn together along sides; Narrow band of deer (?) hide (hair left on and hair side out) is sewn around foot opening but not at vamp area; 4 small squares of bleached sealskin are appliquéd to vamp area.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 4.0, Width = 5.3, Length = 12.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0394   CAS 0005-0394; Leather pieces
Category Bead & Leatherwork; Raw Materials
Object Name Leather pieces
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Leather
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 8.2 (largest piece), Thickness = 0.5(largest piece), Length = 86.5 (largest piece)

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0395A,B   CAS 0005-0395A,B; Moccasins
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Moccasins
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew
Description Pair of young child's moccasins / low mukluks with single-piece sealskin sole creased at toes and heel; Upper consists of two pieces of dyed (dark brown) sealskin (hair removed); The larger piece covers the front and sides of the foot and a smaller piece forms the heel, both sewn together along sides; Narrow strip of sealskin (?) with white fur still on is sewn around foot opening.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 6.0, Width = 6.7, Length = 15.1

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0396A,B   CAS 0005-0396A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early to mid 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Reindeer (fawn) hide; Seal skin (?); Dog (?) hair; Sinew; Dye
Description Pair of high-topped mukluks with single piece sealskin (?) sole creased on toes and heel; Upper portion of boot and leggings are made of wide strips sewn together vertically and trimmed around top by bands of dyed (red) skin, piecework bands alternating white and dark reindeer skin, and ruff of dark and light dog (?) hair; Short sealskin laces attached near heels of sole.
Dimensions (cm) Height = ca. 45.5, Width = 11.1, Length = 27.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0397A,B   CAS 0005-0397A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew
Description Pair of child's high-topped mukluks with single piece sole creased at toes and heels; Boot and upper portions are made of triangular piece of de-haired sealskin covering front of foot and larger piece forming heel and extending above ankle, sew up the front; Leg opening bordered by bleached sealskin band but lacking typical drawstring; Bleached skin laces attached to sides of boots.
Dimensions (cm) Height = ca. 11.5, Width = 5.5, Length = 10.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0398A,B   CAS 0005-0398A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew; Cotton string
Description Pair of adult high-topped mukluks with one piece soles creased around toes and heels; Upper portion of boot made of triangular piece of sealskin (with hair removed) covering front part of foot and larger piece comprising the legging, sewn up the front; Band of bleached sealskin with cotton string drawstring frames leg opening; Two small loops on either side of sole for attaching lacings.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 45.5, Width = 11.0, Length = 27.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0399A,B   CAS 0005-0399A,B; Moccasins
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Moccasins
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew
Description Pair of child's moccasins / low mukluks with single-piece sealskin sole (hair removed but hair side out) creased at toes and heel; One piece upper is sewn up back of heel and decorated across toe area with two small rectangular appliqué patches of sealskin flanking short vertical lacing, all done in slit embroidery technique, using both bleached and unbleached sealskin; Short ruff of coarse white seal fur is sewn around foot opening.
Dimensions (cm) Height = ca. 5.5, Width = 6.4, Length = 13.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0400A,B   CAS 0005-0400A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew; Wool yarn
Description Pair of infant's high-topped mukluks with single-piece sole (hair removed and hair side out) gathered at toes and heel and sewn to uppers; Uppers consists of triangular piece of sealskin covering the foot area and larger piece forming ankle and heel area; V-shaped cut in front of uppers is laced with white wool yarn like pair of western-style shoes.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 6.2, Width = 3.0, Length = 7.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0401A,B   CAS 0005-0401A,B; Moccasins
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Moccasins
Culture Athabascan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1940
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Leather; Beads; Commercial velveteen
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 23.0, Width = ca. 10.5, Length = 29.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0402A,B   CAS 0005-0402A,B; Moccasins
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Moccasins
Culture Inupiat
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew; Commercial fabric
Description Pair of child's moccasins / low inner slippers with one piece sole creased at toes and heel; One-piece upper is sewn up back of heel (heel of "B" is pieced together from several small pieces); Foot opening is edged with pale blue commercial fabric.
Dimensions (cm) Height = ca. 4.5, Width = 5.7, Length = 11.9

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0404   CAS 0005-0404; Mukluk start
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluk start
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin
Description Front portion of a mukluk made from single piece of bleached and de-haired sealskin with two rows of deep creases coming together across vamp in chevron pattern and sewn together up the center; Back edge of sealskin is irregularly cut.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 8.7, Width = ca. 19.5, Length = 35.0

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0405   CAS 0005-0405; Seal intestine (one large and several smaller pieces)
Category Raw Materials
Object Name Seal intestine (one large and several smaller pieces)
Culture Aleut, Yup'ik (Yupik) Eskimo, Inupiat, Inuit
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal intestine
Description Length of cleaned and bleached seal intestine, rolled in coil in preparation for making parka or bag.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 5.9, Thickness = 0.5, Length = ca. 600.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0406A,B   CAS 0005-0406A,B; Moccasins
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Moccasins
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew
Description Pair of infant's moccasins / low mukluks with one piece sole creased around toes and heel; Uppers consist of one piece of sealskin covering front of foot with small vamp cut at foot opening, and second piece forming ankle and heel area and sewn up both sides; Narrow strip of bleached sealskin forms interface between sole and upper.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 4.3, Width = 4.0, Length = 9.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0416   CAS 0005-0416; Harpoon head
Category Weaponry
Object Name Harpoon head
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Metal
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 18.5 (open); 5.0 (closed), Max Diam = 4.0, Length = 91.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0424   CAS 0005-0424; Fur strips
Category Raw Materials
Object Name Fur strips
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Leather
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 7.0 (largest piece), Thickness = 0.5(largest piece), Length = 17.0 (largest piece)

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0425   CAS 0005-0425; Totem pole
Category Carvings
Object Name Totem pole
Culture Haida (?)
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. early 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood; Paint
Description Small totem pole depicting four main figures that are carved in low relief and painted in blue, green, red, and black; Back of pole is hollowed out and left unpainted; Bottom figure: wolf or bear (?), teeth bared downwards, hind legs missing, with raven (?) head at its feet; Second figure from bottom: wolf or bear (?), teeth bared straight ahead, clutching downward-facing small mammal (?); A man's head appears between the wolf's (?) ears and man's arms are contained within its ears; Third figure from bottom: bear (?) holding a downward-facing frog in its mouth; Top figure: man holding downward-facing seal by its rear flippers, with a frog (?) on the man's head; Top figure of man has his feet in the ears of the figure directly below him.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 140.3, Width = 12.6 , Depth = 8.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0426A,B   CAS 0005-0426A,B; Basket with lid
Category Basketry
Object Name Basket with lid
Culture Inupiat
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data North Coastal region
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1920
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Baleen; Ivory
Description Round basket with flat base, vertical sides, and inward-sloping rim, woven entirely in single rod coiling technique with closely spaced narrow wefts; Basket start on base is round flat ivory disk with drilled holes around its perimeter; Warp and weft material is split baleen strips; Corresponding round lid is very shallowly peaked in cross-section and has a short lip inside that fits inside the mouth of the basket; Start of lid is a round flat ivory disk, similar to the basket, except that it also has a short conical knob handle on the exterior.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 4.7, Rim Diam = 6.0, Max Diam = 7.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0427A,B   CAS 0005-0427A,B; Basket with lid
Category Basketry
Object Name Basket with lid
Culture Inupiat
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County North Slope
Other Geographic Data Point Barrow region
Maker's Name Kinguktuk (1871-1941) (attributed by Molly Lee)
Date of Manufacture ca. 1920
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Baleen; Ivory
Description Round basket with flat base, rounded sides and in-curved rim, woven entirely in single rod coiling technique, using closely spaced narrow weft fibers; Basket start is a very small round flat ivory disk with drilled holes around its perimeter; Warp and weft fibers are both split baleen strips; Corresponding round lid also has larger flat round ivory disk starter piece and is woven in similar technique to the basket; Lid is slightly rounded in cross-section, and has short lip on interior that fits inside mouth of basket; Both basket and lid are undecorated.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 14.0, Rim Diam = 8.7, Max Diam = 18.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0428   CAS 0005-0428; Whaling bucket
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Whaling bucket
Culture Inupiat
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwestern area
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. late 1800s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Wood; Ivory; Baleen; Quartz
Description Round bentwood bucket whose side seam is sewn with baleen; Wooden insert base has image of whale carved in low relief on interior, with clear quartz crystal embedded in the whale's back; Large hole drilled through from exterior of base extends through interior whale carving, allowing light to pass from the underside through the quartz crystal in the whale carving; Ivory handle has 3 small whale images carved along its length and it is supported on side posts in the form of whale flukes that are attached to rim of bucket with baleen lashings; Also attached at rim at end of handle is pair of ivory chains with final links in shape of whale flukes or possibly harpoon heads (?).
Dimensions (cm) Height = 14.6, Width = 19.6, Max Diam = 17.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0429A-E   CAS 0005-0429A-E; Mantle decoration (5 pieces)
Category Carvings
Object Name Mantle decoration (5 pieces)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory: walrus tusk; Metal: Brass
Description Composed of four walrus tusks with smaller pieces of ivory holding it together and one ivory piece with brass plate used as support leg.
Dimensions (cm) Height = ca. 11.0, Width = ca. 48.0, Length = 64.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0433   CAS 0005-0433; Souvenir (walrus baculum)
Category Carvings
Object Name Souvenir (walrus baculum)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture 1912
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone (walrus baculum); Metal: Brass
Description Baculum with three brass plates attached to it, one at each end and one in the middle; Brass plate at larger end reads "USRC “Bear”," middle plate reads "UCUK", small end plate reads "ICY CAPE 1912."
Dimensions (cm) Width = 5.0, Thickness = 4.8, Length = 52.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0434   CAS 0005-0434; Scrimshaw (ungulate mandible)
Category Carvings; Visual Arts
Object Name Scrimshaw (ungulate mandible)
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone: artiodactyla mandible; Ink; Wood
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 34.2, Depth = 7.3, Length = 44.2

Catalog Number CAS 0005-0438A,B   CAS 0005-0438A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early to mid 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew; Dye
Description Pair of adult high-topped mukluks with single piece sole creased at toes and heels; Upper part of boot and leggings made of triangular piece covering front of foot and second larger piece covering heel and leg and sewn up the back; Entire upper has hair side of skin on outside; Leg opening trimmed in dyed (red) skin band and bleached skin band with drawstring skin laces; Wide skin laces sewn to sides of mukluk and threaded through loops near heel.
Dimensions (cm) Height = ca. 47.0, Width = 9.2, Length = 28.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0439A,B   CAS 0005-0439A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture Inupiat
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early to mid 1900s
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew; Wool (?) thread
Description Pair of adult high-topped mukluks with single-piece seal skin sole creased at toes and heel; Upper portion consists of triangular piece of shaved and smoked seal skin covering front part of foot and second piece forming heel and leg portion, sewn with sinew up the sides and front; Sole and upper portion are sewn together with sinew over a dark blue wool (?) thread laid along the seam allowance for decorative purposes; Band of shaved and bleached seal skin around leg opening is decorated with 2 appliquéd bands of pendant triangles in shaved and smoked seal skin, all sewn with black/brown wool (?) thread; Pair of wide shaved and bleached seal skin ankle straps are sewn along front sides of boots, crossed over on the vamps and then threaded through pair of loops positioned along the sides just in front of the heel.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 28.3, Width = 10.0, Length = 28.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0440A,B   CAS 0005-0440A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Reindeer hide; Sinew; Cotton thread; Wool yarn
Description Pair of adult mid-calf length mukluks with single-piece sealskin sole crimped at toes and heel; Pieced uppers are of reindeer hide (hair left on, hair side out), and both bleached and dyed sealskin (hair removed); Band of red dyed sealskin frames lower part of upper and leg opening, both decorated in slit embroidery; Remainder of upper is white and brown reindeer hide; Bleached sealskin band frames leg opening; Sealskin laces sewn to soles near heel.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 21.7, Width = 10.6, Length = 27.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0441A,B   CAS 0005-0441A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew; Cotton string
Description Pair of child's high-topped mukluks with single piece sole creased on toes and heels; Boot and upper portion of mukluks made from triangular piece of de-haired sealskin covering front of foot and larger piece forming heel and extending above ankle and sewn up the front; Leg opening framed by bleached sealskin band, decorated with red and blue embroidery and fitted with cotton string drawstring; Bleached skin laces attached at sides of sole.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 15.7, Width = 7.2, Length = 15.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0442A,B   CAS 0005-0442A,B; Mukluks
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Mukluks
Culture North Alaskan Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County unknown
Other Geographic Data Northwest Alaska
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1930
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Seal skin; Sinew
Description Pair of adult man's high-topped mukluks with one piece soles creased around toes and heels; Upper portion of boot made of triangular piece of sealskin (with hair removed) covering front part of foot and larger piece comprising legging, sewn up the front (boot and legging on one mukluk is made of several skin fragments pieced together); Bleached sealskin band with drawstring lacing frames leg opening; Bleached sealskin laces sewn to small tabs and threaded through loops attached at sides of soles.
Dimensions (cm) Height = ca. 46.0, Width = 11.0, Length = 30.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0445   CAS 0005-0445; Necklace
Category Jewelry & Metalwork
Object Name Necklace
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description 30 round beads graduated in 15 pairs with one bead being somewhat cigar shaped and cut in half.
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 1.7, Length = 23.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0446   CAS 0005-0446; Buttons (9)
Category Accessories/Ornaments; Carvings
Object Name Buttons (9)
Culture Eskimo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description Nine oval buttons of different sizes, each with two holes drilled through center.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.0, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 3.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0449   CAS 0005-0449; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.5, Thickness = 1.1, Length = 21.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0450   CAS 0005-0450; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.1, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 21.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0451   CAS 0005-0451; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.8, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 16.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0452   CAS 0005-0452; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.8, Thickness = 1.1, Length = 16.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0453   CAS 0005-0453; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 5.4, Thickness = 1.2, Length = 16.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0454   CAS 0005-0454; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.8, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 16.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0455   CAS 0005-0455; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.9, Thickness = 0.9, Length = 17.1

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0456   CAS 0005-0456; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.7, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 21.5

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0457   CAS 0005-0457; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.2, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 21.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0458   CAS 0005-0458; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.6, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 17.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0459   CAS 0005-0459; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 13.2, Thickness = 0.4, Length = 13.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0460   CAS 0005-0460; Ivory implement
Category Tools & Implements
Object Name Ivory implement
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Ivory
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 2.6, Thickness = 0.7, Length = 8.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0461   CAS 0005-0461; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.8, Thickness = 0.8, Length = 21.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0462   CAS 0005-0462; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.3, Thickness = 0.2, Length = 10.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0463   CAS 0005-0463; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 4.6, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 14.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0464   CAS 0005-0464; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 5.2, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 16.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0465   CAS 0005-0465; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.1, Thickness = 0.2, Length = 10.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0466   CAS 0005-0466; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Alaska
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Liebes Collection (Native Alaskan)
Materials Bone
Description
Dimensions (cm) Width = 3.3, Thickness = 0.3, Length = 11.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0005-0467   CAS 0005-0467; Armor fragment
Category Weaponry
Object Name Armor fragment
Culture Native Alaskan
Global Region North America
Country USA