Skin Scraper

Kitlinermiut (Copper Inuit), Central Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1965

Wooden handle, recycled metal sheet, screw, rope

Overall: 11 in. (27.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Elmer Harp Jr.

165.38.15682

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Scraper

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view

Course History

ENVS 80, BIOL 148, Polar Science, Policy, and Ethics, Ross Virginia, Spring 2013

ENVS 80, BIOL 148, Polar Science, Policy, and Ethics, Ross Virginia, Spring 2012

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.56.

Provenance

Elmer Harp, Jr., Professor of Anthropology, Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1965.

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