BOTH WAYS: Heritage and Identity of the Alutiiq People of Southern
Our Way of Living
LOCATION: Uyak and Old Karluk archaeological sites, Kodiak Island, A.D. 1-1100
REFERENCE: Alutiiq Museum, Koniag, Inc. Collection and Larsen Bay Collection (left to right: UA85.193:4507; AM193.87:8854; AM14.193:6; UA88-78-3289)
DIMENSIONS: longest bead 3.5 cm long.
Ancestors of the Alutiiq people made beads from coal, shell, amber, slate, bone and ivory.