Envelope-Shaped Bag made of Seal Gut (Intestines) with a Triangular Shaped Flap

Unangax̂ (Aleut), Pribilof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, Western Arctic, Arctic


collected 1905

Seal gut (Intestine) and wool yarn; braided cord

Overall: 3 9/16 x 4 9/16 in. (9 x 11.6 cm)

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



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Bag


Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view


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

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

Noticed a mistake? Have some extra information about this object? Contact Us