Pair of Men's Sunday Boots

Esther Marie Johanne Holm, Greenlandic, 1890 - unknown, Kalaallit (West Greenlandic Inuit), Nuuk, West Greenland, Greenland, Eastern Arctic, Arctic

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about 1944

Seal skin, seal fur, and thread

Overall: 14 3/16 x 4 13/16 x 9 5/8 in. (36 x 12.3 x 24.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Joan G. and Trevor Lloyd

159.45.14674

Geography/Culture

North America, Greenland

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Footwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 12.11, NAS 30, Arctic Crossroads: Its Peoples, Cultures, and History, William Fitzhugh, Winter 2015

Provenance

Made by Esther Marie Johanne Holm (1890-unknown), Frederik Nielsen's aunt, in Greenland for Professor Trevor Lloyd (1906-1995), Canadian Consul, 1945; given to present collection, 1959.

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