Baby's Cap made for Hugh Glassco Lloyd

Kalaallit (West Greenlandic Inuit), Nuuk, West Greenland, Greenland, Eastern Arctic, Arctic

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1945

Tanned hide with white seal fur (from unborn seal) on the outside, lined with printed cotton cloth

Overall: 5 9/16 in. (14.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Hugh Lloyd, son of Trever Lloyd

159.8.14386

Geography/Culture

North America, Greenland

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Headwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view

Provenance

Made for Hugh Glassco Lloyd, son of Dartmouth Professor Trevor Lloyd (1906-1995), Canadian Consul in Greenland, 1945; given to present collection, 1959.

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