Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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qutdleg (blubber lamp)
  • unknown Kalaallit (Greenland Inuit) maker
  • qutdleg (blubber lamp), mid 1800s–1895
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • stone, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 5.5 x 12 x 22 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 2 1/8 x 4 3/4 x 8 5/8 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0557
Label Text

This is a shallow, nearly oval stone dish. One long side is flattened. It is light grey.