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Unknown people (Alaska Native)
Western Arctic


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Polar Bear tooth

Overall: 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Doris Meltzer



Place Made: United States, North America

Object Name

Tools and Equipment

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view


Collected by Axel Rasmussen, Superintendent of Schools, Wrangell (late 1920's-1938) and Skagway, Alaska (1938-1945); Earl Stendahl [dealer], Los Angeles, California; to Doris Meltzer, Meltzer Gallery, New York; given to present collection, 1963.

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