Screening by the Bering Sea. #Alaska #archaeology
Yupik maskette. c.1600
Alaska Archaeology Problems: Having to bail out the puddles of melting permafrost in your site.
Grass sock. Yupik, c.1600AD.
Antler illustrated with a carving of a reindeer running towards mountains. Found my first morning back at the site.
From now on when people ask why I keep going to dig in the middle of the Alaskan tundra, I’m just showing them this picture.