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Catalog Number 2015.011.0001
Call# E99.E7 K62 2012
Library of Congress # 2012005966
Summary The book catalogues the collection of 500 Alutiiq cultural items found at the Peter the Great Museum of Anthropolgy and Ethnology (Kunstkamera) in St. Petersberg, Russia. The book provides the Alutiit, Alaskan, Russian and global community access to one of the oldest most extensive collecitons from the central gulf of Alaska.
Object Name Catalog
Collection Valdez Museum Collection
Author S. A. Korsun
Title The Alutiit/Sugpiat
A Catalog of the Collections of the Kunstkamera
Title added entry "Originally published by Peter the Great Museum or Anthropology and Ethnography ( Kunstkamera)."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 396) and index.
Publisher University of Alaska Press
Published Date 2012
Published Place Fairbanks, AK
Physical Description xxxv, 400 p. : color ill., color maps ; 30 cm
Large hard copy book with images of native artwork spanning the front ans back cover
Appears to be a wooden bowl in the shape of a bird and a three person kayak with native paddlers
Behind the images there appears to be animal hide, beige colored
Two long leather, ornate strips run horizontally across the covers
In brown text the title "The Alutiit/Suqpiat, A Catalogue of the Collections of the Kunstkamera" on the lower half of the front cover
There is a summary and a tribute to the author and aditors on the back cover