Set of ivory pegs

Western Arctic


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Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Lt. Col. Joseph W. A. Whitehorne III



Place Made: Nome, United States, North America

Object Name

Tools and Equipment

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view


Acquired from the son [85 years old at the time] of a trader for the Russian American Trading Company, Nome, Alaska, possibly about 1953; sold to Lt. Col. Joseph W. A. Whitehorne III (1917-1990), Dartmouth ROTC, Thetford Center, Vermont; given to present collection, 1960.

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