Bag made of Strips of Esophagus or Gut (intestines) sewn together with Wool Yarn and Decorated with Feathers

Unangax̂ (Aleut), Bering Sea, Alaska, Western Arctic, Arctic


collected 1905

Seal or sea lion gut (intestine), mallard duck feathers (trim), sea duck feathers, cormorant feathers, wool yarn, and commercial thread

Overall: 16 1/8 x 13 3/4 in. (41 x 35 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), Bering Sea, Alaska, probably 1905; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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