Unknown people (Alaska Native)
Western Arctic


19th century


Overall: 51 3/4 × 1 3/4 in. (131.4 × 4.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Timothy Sample



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view


Collected by Admiral George Dewey, USN (1837-1917) or collected by his nephew, Captain Theodore Dewey (1859-uknown); to his sister, Margaret Louis Dewey Howland (1875-1952); to her daughter, Sylvia Ann Howland Sample (1902-unkown); to her son, Timothy Sample, Norwich, Vermont; given to present collection, 1954.

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