Sewing Knife

Canadian Inuit, Iqaluktuuttiaq (Cambridge Bay), Kitikmeot Region, Victoria Island, Nunavut, Canada, Central Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1953-1962

Bone, copper

Overall: 3 1/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in. (8 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm)

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

168.94.24523

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Object Name

Recreational Artifacts: Toy

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view

Exhibition History

Material Culture of the Eskimo, Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut, 1962.

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 198

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