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LOOKING BOTH WAYS: Heritage and Identity of the Alutiiq People of Southern Alaska

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Toys: Toy ulukaq (stone knife), scoop, war club, shield (left to right).

LOCATION: Karluk 1 site, Kodiak Island, A.D. 1400-1750

REFERENCE: Alutiiq Museum, Native Village of Larsen Bay and Koniag, Inc. collections (ulukaq and handle AM15.193:223/ AM193.95:195; scoop UA85.193.6362; war club AM193.95:1644; shield AM193.95.749)

DIMENSIONS: ulu and handle 5 cm long; scoop 7.5 cm long; war club 16 cm long; shield 6 cm long.

DESCRIPTION:
Miniature tools and weapons from archaeological sites reveal the grown-up play of children hundreds of years ago.


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