Mastodon Tusk Fragment
Found in Big Bone Lick, Kentucky
Overall: 14 9/16 × 2 3/4 in. (37 × 7 cm)
Overall: 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Reverend David McClure
Place Found: Big Bone Lick, United States, North America
Not on view
Paper labels: "140" and "1964"
Unknown collector, Big Bone Lick, Kentucky, date unknown; presented by Lieutenant Alexander Fowler (unknown -1806), with the 18th (Royal Irish) Regiment of Foot, Fort Pitt, Pennsylvania to Reverend David McClure (1748-1820), September 13, 1772; given to Dartmouth President Eleazar Wheelock (1711-1779), Hanover, New Hampshire, October 26, 1772.
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