Point for a Bird Dart (also called Spear)

Iñupiaq, Point Barrow, Alaska, Alaska, Arctic

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collected 1905

Bone

Overall: 6 3/16 x 1/2 in. (15.7 x 1.2 cm)

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

46.17.9628

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Provenance

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

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