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The ulu, or woman"s knife, of the Eskimo

The ulu, or woman"s knife, of the Eskimo

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Published by G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Inuit -- Implements.,
  • Knives.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Otis M. Mason.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 09050
    ContributionsSmithsonian Institution.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (48 fr.)
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22026622M
    ISBN 100665090501

    Fig. —Eskimo adzes. the whites have been adopted with stone tools River Eskimo, the handles of which have been ingeniously fashioned to fit the hand. The blades are both made of hatchet heads, in one case (a) the eye is made use of in lashing the handle to the iron; iu the other case (b) the eye has been ground away, and it is secured to. Polar Bear Gifts West 4th Avenue Anchorage, Alaska () (click here for a map). Ouch You have clicked a page that seems to be very popular. It’s currently a bit busy. You can have a rest and please slide to verify.


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