Child`s Spring Boots

Canadian Inuit, Central Arctic, Arctic

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collected about 1938-1941

Fur and leather

Overall: 8 1/4 × 9 1/16 in. (21 × 23 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. A. Lincoln Washburn, Class of 1935W

174.2.25535

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Footwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Dr. Albert Lincoln Washburn (1911-2007), Class of 1935, Professor of Geology (1953-1961), during his fieldwork (for his PhD dissertation at Yale University) on Victoria Island, Northwest Territories between 1938-1941; given to present collection by his wife, Barbara Tahoe Talbot Washburn (1911-2007), 1974.

Old Number

Loan 71-10

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