Ulu with Engraving of a Fox on the Ivory Handle made for Sally Carrighar

James Kivetoruk Moses, Iñupiaq / American, 1902-1982, Iñupiaq, Shishmaref, Alaska, Western Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1948-1957

Metal and ivory

Overall: 6 1/2 × 4 3/4 × 3/4 in. (16.5 × 12.1 × 1.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Sally Carrighar

166.43.16146

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Processing

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Exhibition History

Arctic Day, Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, Vermont, February 18-21, 1994.

Arctic Day, Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, Vermont, February 15-16, 1993.

Arctic Day, Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, Vermont, February 14-18, 1992.

Arctic Day, Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, Vermont, February 1-4, 1991.

Provenance

Made by James Kivetoruk Moses (1902-1982) for Sally Carrighar (1895-1985) writer and naturalist who spent ten years in the Arctic, about 1948-1957; given to present collection, 1966.

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