Pair of Men's Summer Boots

Unidentified Inughuit (North Greenlandic Inuit) maker
Eastern Arctic


collected 1949

Seal Skin and Sinew

Overall: 19 5/16 × 5 1/16 × 11 1/4 in. (49 × 12.8 × 28.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Thomas B. Armstrong, Class of 1950



Place Made: Qaanaaq (Thule), Greenland, North America


20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Footwear

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view


Acquired [by trade] by Thomas B. Armstrong (1925-2010, Class of 1950), as a student assistant with the Weather Bureau's re-supply expedition on the USCGC Edisto to Thule, Greenland, 1949; given to present collection, 1957.

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