Cutting Edge of a Snow Shovel Made to be Fastened to a Wooden Blade by Wooden Pegs

Iñupiaq, Alaska, Western Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1905

Bone and wood

Overall: 2 3/8 x 10 1/2 in. (6 x 26.7 cm)

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

46.17.9655

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Snow and Ice

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), Alaska, probably 1905; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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