Child's Everyday Boots and Liners

Unidentified Inughuit (North Greenlandic Inuit) maker, Eastern Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1938-1939

Seal skin, caribou fur, thread, and sinew

Overall: 6 1/8 × 2 3/4 × 4 9/16 in. (15.5 × 7 × 11.6 cm)

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

39.70.7891

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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