Fish Hook (Jig) in the Shape of a Minnow or Arctic Char

possibly Yup'ik, Alaska, Western Arctic, Arctic

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Ivory, beads, red cloth and metal

Overall: 1 3/8 × 4 7/16 × 13/16 in. (3.5 × 11.2 × 2.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Evelyn Stefansson Nef

2014.17.17

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Provenance

Evelyn Stefansson Nef (1913-2009); bequeathed to present collection, 2009; catalogued 2014.

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