Large Robe of Ground Squirrel Fur

Dene (Athabascan), Alaska, Subarctic

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collected about 1906-1911

Sik-Sik arctic ground squirrel fur and hide fringe stained with red alder

Overall: 49 13/16 x 66 1/8 in. (126.5 x 168 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Charles Sheldon

51.32.12863

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Object Name

Clothing: Outerwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Subarctic

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Charles Alexander Sheldon (1867-1928); to his wife, Louise Walker Gulliver Sheldon (1867-1950), Woodstock, Vermont; given to present collection, 1951.

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