Girl's Summer Boots

Unidentified Kalaallit (West Greenlandic Inuit) maker
Eastern Arctic


collected 1938-1939

Seal skin and commecial thread

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

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



Place Made: Sisimiut, Greenland, North America


20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Footwear

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view


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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