Dipper

Description
A dipper or baler of fossil mammoth ivory. Collected 1826-7 by Peard on the voyage of HMS Blossom.
Accession Loan No.
51/1916/49
Collection Class
Tools for farm and craft
Common Name
dipper
Simple Name
baler
Full Name
baler or dipper
Dimensions
whole length 272 mm; whole width 116 mm; whole depth 55 mm
Cultural Group
Inupiat or Yup’ik Eskimo
Production County
Bering Strait / Northwest Alaska
Production Area Region
N
Production Continent
America
Family Group

Material
fossil mammoth ivory
Function Name
tool
Collection Area Region
N
Collection Continent
America

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