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Animal Figure - Front, Alaska or the Aleutian Islands, Arctic, North America. Small carved and polished ivory duck. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
 
Summary:
H000151-005 - 28/8/1894, ornament, , Aleutian Islands, Alaska, United States of America, America, North
Item Name:
ornament
Label:
Small carved ivory duck, polished, with a flat base and hole drilled in the end. Probably collected in 1778 during Cook's third voyage to the Pacific.
Keywords:
body accessories
art
pastime
Region:
Aleutian Islands
Province/State:
Alaska
Country:
United States of America
Collection Area:
America, North
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
28/08/1894
Registration Number:
H000151-005
Associated Stories:
Cook collection - history of acquisition
Captain James Cook's Pacific Voyages
Cook Collection - North West Coast America
Cook's Pacific Voyages - Trade and Exchange
Endeavour's Destinations 1769-1770
Images
1:
Animal Figure - Front, Alaska or the Aleutian Islands, Arctic, North America. Small carved and polished ivory duck. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
2:
Image captured by volunteers of the Atlas of Living Australia Rapid Digitising Project (DigiVol) 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Rapid Digitising Project Dianne Stocks