Victorian Loon Feather Wall Bag with Pockets

Labrador Inuit (Labradormiut)
Eastern Arctic


late 19th-early 20th century

Red Throated Loon feathers (top section); Common Loon feathers (middle section); Loon feather fragments; decorated with red ribbon and glass beads; pockets and back are lined with cotton cloth

Overall: 15 3/8 × 16 15/16 in. (39 × 43 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Colonel Charles Wellington Furlong



Place Made: Grenfell Mission, Canada, North America


20th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Bag

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view


Charles Wellington Furlong (1874-1967), Consultant to the Stefansson Collection, Dartmouth College (1962-1967)], Hanover, New Hampshire; given to the present collection, 1963.

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