Ulu (Woman's knife)

Iñupiaq, Point Hope, Alaska, Alaska, Western Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1905

Slate and bone

Overall: 13/16 in. (2 cm)

Overall: 5 1/2 x 3 9/16 in. (14 x 9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill

46.17.9589

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Processing

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Exhibition History

Montshire Museum of Art Exhibition, Montshire Museum of Science, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Provenance

Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), Point Hope, Alaska, probably 1905; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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