E1045: Sled Runner

Ethnographic

Identifier:
E1045
Classification Category:
Land Transportation:Animal-Powered
Marks/Labels:
There are remnants of a tag on one side. Not readable.
Materials:
botanical ➔ wood
metal
Dimensions:
104 cm L
11 cm W
2.5 cm H
Provenance of Object:
This object was held in the museum that Luther College started in 1877. This museum eventually grew into the Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum, and following this, non-Norwegian American ethnographic objects were returned to Luther and accessioned into the college’s Anthropology Collection. Without additional documentation, was likely obtained by the Luther College Museum (later the Norwegian-American Museum) between the late 19th century and early 20th century.
Ethnic Group:
-
Source Locality:
Alaska, USA
Description:
Piece of wood used as part of a sled.
Related Collections
Accession: 1996.ETHN62, 1/1/96 Donated by: Unknown (1996.ETHN62)