Man's Knife

Kitlinermiut (Copper Inuit), Qingaun or Qingaut (Bathurst Inlet), Kitikmeot Region, Nunavut, Canada, Central Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1953-1962

Bone, slate, copper

Overall: 9 13/16 x 2 3/8 x 11/16 in. (25 x 6 x 1.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Sherman P. and Anne L. Haight Arctic Collection

168.94.24470

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Processing

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view

Exhibition History

Peoples and Cultures of the Plains, Northwest Coast, and Artic Region, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Native American Studies 21 / Anthropology 40, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 30-December 20, 1992.

Peoples and Cultures of the Northwest Coast and Arctic Regions, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 22-October 14, 1990.

Provenance

Collected by Sherman Post Haight (1889-1980) and Anne Pardee Lyon Haight (1891-1977), New York, New York, about 1962; given to the Stefansson Collection, Dartmouth College Library, 1962; transferred to the present collection, 1968.

Old Number

Haight 107 A

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