Girl's Summer Boots

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

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collected 1938-1939

Seal skin and commecial thread

Overall: 5 3/8 x 4 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. (13.6 x 10.8 x 15.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of George Murphy, Class of 1941

39.70.7890

Geography/Culture

North America, Greenland

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Footwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by George Frost Murphy, Jr. (1918-2001, Class of 1941) on the McMillan Expedition, 1938-39; given to present collection, 1939.

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