E0678B: Inuit- Labret

Ethnographic

Identifier:
E0678B
Classification Category:
10:Unclassifiable Artifacts
Marks/Labels:
1958 (19.E.13) Vesterheim Tag (printed): "Labrets. Eskimo lip ornaments. Presented by T.L. Brevig." Tag (hand written): "Stone Sobret(?)"
Materials:
animal ➔ ivory
Dimensions:
2 cm L
1 cm W
0.5 cm H
Ethnic Group:
Native American ➞ Inupiaq
Source Locality:
Brevig Mission, Alaska, USA
Acquisition Date:
November 2 1898
Description:
Ivory labret, or lip ornament. Donated by Rev. T.L. Brevig in 1898.