Strips of Caribou Sinew

Unknown people (Alaska Native)
Western Arctic


collected about 1960

Caribou sinew

Overall: 19 11/16 × 1 15/16 in. (50 × 5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Alan Cooke, Class of 1955



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name

Animal Remains

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Exhibition History

Thin Ice: Inuit Traditions within a Changing Environment, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, Juanuary 27-May 13,2007.

Publication History

Nicole Stuckenberger, Thin Ice: Inuit Traditions within a Changing Environment, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2007, p. 74, no.53.


Collected by Alan Gordon Richard Cooke (Dartmouth, Class of 1955; 1933-1989), about 1960; given to present collection, 1963.

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