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whale figure
  • Makah peoples
  • whale figure, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Washington, United States
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 15.5 x 4 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 6 1/8 x 1 9/16 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5748
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Small wooden carving of a whale. Brown. No detail, other than the tail shape. Flat on either side.