Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Yup'ik peoples
  • quiver, 1890s
  • Where object was made: District of Alaska (present-day Alaska), United States
  • wood, sinew, braiding, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 90 x 9 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 35 3/8 x 3 1/2 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5535.01

The cylindrical wooden quiver is slightly larger at the open end. Twisted sinew string is wrapped around the closed end and below the expanded end. It is brown.

It goes with arrows 2007.5535.02-8.