Skin Scraper

St. Lawrence Island Yupik, Gambell, Alaska, Alaska, St. Lawrence Island, Bering Sea, Arctic

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Prehistoric

Stone amd metal

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

168.96.24653

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Scraper

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Exhibition History

Ancient Native American Pottery, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibitions; Anthropology 32, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 7-February 9, 1992.

Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition; Anthropology 32, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 13-March 4, 1990.

Provenance

Purchased in Gambell, Alaska by Sherman Post Haight (1889-1980) and Anne Pardee Lyon Haight (1891-1977), New York, New York, Summer 1967; given to the Stefansson Collection, Dartmouth College Library, 1967; transferred to the present collection, 1968.

Old Number

S.P.H. No. 186

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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