Jadeite Adze Blade
Labrador Inuit (Labradormiut)
Overall: 2 5/16 × 1 3/16 × 1/2 in. (5.8 × 3 × 1.3 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert O. Fernald, Class of 1936
Place Made: Canada, North America
Tools and Equipment: Woodworking
Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern
Not on view
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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