Lining of a Seal's Throat used for Making Waterproof Garments
Unangax̂ (Aleut) or Sugpiaq (Alutiiq)
Overall: 11 7/16 × 3 15/16 in. (29 × 10 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Bequest of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill
Place Made: Bering Sea, United States, North America
Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic
Not on view
Inscribed, in ink: Throat of the / Seal / Used for Raincoats / Alaska.
Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), Bering Sea, Alaska, probably 1905; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.
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