Men's Waterproof Mittens Used While Hunting in a Kayak
Unidentified Kalaallit (West Greenlandic Inuit) maker
Seal skin, rawhide, and bone clasp
Overall: 14 3/16 in. (36 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. William Stickney, Class of 1900W
Place Made: Greenland, North America
Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern
Not on view
ENVS 15, Environmental Issues: Earth's Cold Region, Spring 2019
Montshire Museum of Science Exhibition
Collected by William Stickney, Class of 1900 (1878-1924), as a member [as a Dartmouth student] of Robert E. Peary's 1897 Arctic Expedition, 1897; to his wife, Jean Aiken Stickney (1886-unknown), Rutland, Vermont, at the time of his death in 1924; given to present collection, 1964.
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