Souvenir Ivory Model Kayak with Man, Paddle, Seal, Spear and Float

Unidentified Inughuit (North Greenlandic Inuit) maker
Pituffik (Dundas)
Eastern Arctic


collected 1949


Overall: 5 15/16 × 7/16 × 5/16 in. (15.1 × 1.2 × 0.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Thomas B. Armstrong, Class of 1950



Place Made: Dundas, Greenland, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view


Acquired [by trade] by Thomas B. Armstrong (1925-2010, Class of 1950), as a student assistant with the Weather Bureau's re-supply expedition on the USCGC Edisto to Thule, Greenland, 1949; given to present collection, 1957.

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