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Bag (E037401)

Image | Conservator notes

Treatment drawing and notes by conservator Kim Cobb indicating details of this Yup’ik fishskin bag. The bag is made of silver salmon and king salmon skins, and decorated with strips of bleached and red-dyed sea mammal esophagus.

Illustration by Kim Cullen Cobb, Arctic Studies Center.

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