- Museum number
Bow drill, carved from walrus ivory with remnants of skin thong attached at both ends. The body is decorated entirely with engraved scenes of walrus and caribou hunting and carcass preparation, with an additional scene depicting migratory birds.
Length: 43 centimetres
Width: 1.50 centimetres
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1984 13 Dec-1986 Jun, Museum of Mankind, Inuit / Eskimo: People of the North American Arctic, Case: "Technology and Raw Materials"
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am1872C1.8210 (old CDMS no.)
Miscellaneous number: Am1872C0610.19