Ice Creeper - Worn on the Bottom of a Boot

St. Lawrence Island Yupik, Western Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1905

Bone and seal skin

Overall: 4 7/16 × 7/8 in. (11.3 × 2.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill

46.17.9659

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Accessory

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Provenance

Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), St. Lawrence Island, Alaska, probably 1905; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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