Decorated Cribbage Board, decorated on one side with a Dog Sled and a Totem Pole; on the other side with a Landscape of the Mountains and Sea Ice

Unknown people (Alaska Native)
Western Arctic
Arctic

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1867-1875

Ivory

Overall: 8 1/8 × 1 9/16 × 11/16 in. (20.7 × 4 × 1.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Warren Prosser Smith, Class of 1913

169.30.24700

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

19th century

Object Name

Recreational Artifacts: Game

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Caldwell W. Tuttle (1842-1919), Commissioner of Sitka, Alaska,1897-1900; to his nephew Warren Prosser Smith, Dartmouth Class of 1913 (1890-1971) New York, New York; given to present collection, 1969. (donation arranged through the donor's daughter Joan Paris Smith Rath (1916-1979)

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