Stone Mortar

Unknown people (Alaska Native), Alaska, Western Arctic, Arctic

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Overall: 5 7/8 x 4 5/16 x 1 15/16 in. (15 x 11 x 5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Doris Meltzer

166.56.24788

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Processing

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Provenance

[Possibly collected by Axel Rasmussen (about 1887-1945), possibly 1920-30's; Earl L. Stendahl (1887-1966), Los Angeles California]; Doris Meltzer (1908-1977), Meltzer Gallery, New York; given to present collection, 1966.

Old Number

#4014 [Rasmussen, Stendahl or Meltzer]; #W5 [Rasmussen, Stendahl or Meltzer]

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