Ulu with Stone Blade and Bone Handle

Iñupiaq or Yup‘ik, Alaska, Western Arctic, Arctic

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19th century

Bone and jade

Overall: 1 3/4 × 4 1/16 in. (4.4 × 10.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Glover Street Hastings III

181.2.26107

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Processing

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Provenance

J. E. Standley (1854-1940), Ye Olde Curiosity Shop, Seattle, Washington; sold to Glover Street Hastings III, (1864-1948), West Newton, Massachusetts and Bridgeton, Maine, 1933; bequeathed to his daughter, Carlena Hastings Redfield (1888-1981), 1949; bequeathed to present collection [under the terms of her father's will], 1981.

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