Wolverine-Tail

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Specimen Count
1
From old tag for artifact, now filed in Anthropology Collections Lab accession file: "Tail of wolverine worn as an ornament on the back - attached to shirt or belt - by Eskimos of mouth of Mackenzie River."
Record Last Modified
10 Mar 2016
Topic
Ethnology
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
Donor Name
Robert Kennicott
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Place
Mackenzie River (mouth), Northwest Territories, Canada, North America
Accession Date
1863
Object Type
Zoological
Accession Number
000177
USNM Number
E866-0
Culture
Eskimo