Soapstone Cooking Vessel
Labrador Inuit (Labradormiut)
Overall: 6 11/16 × 4 7/16 × 3 3/8 in. (17 × 11.3 × 8.5 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert O. Fernald, Class of 1936
Place Made: Canada, North America
Tools and Equipment: Food Processing
Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern
Not on view
ANTH 12.11, NAS 30, Arctic Crossroads: Its Peoples, Cultures, and History, William Fitzhugh, Winter 2015
Arctic Hot Spot, Hopkins Center Display Case, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 11, 1974.
Collected by Dr. Adelbert W. Fernald (1871-1958) on the 1929 and 1930 MacMillan Expeditions to Baffin Island and Labrador [possibly a gift in return for the free dental work provided by Dr. Fernald]; to his son Robert Osborn Fernald (1914-2003, Class of 1936), Green Village, New Jersey; given to present collection, 1973.
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