Alaska Native Collections – Sharing Knowledge


Bowl (E038685)

Image | Making a bowl (1 of 6)

Yup’ik craftsman Vasil makes a bowl (1 in a series of 6). Here he bites the rim piece where he will bend it to fit the base piece. Jetland’s Post, 1936-1937.

Hans Himmelheber, Courtesy of Eberhard Fischer and Anchorage Museum, HH fig88 neg16-21.