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Boot

Museum number:
2-6683a
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm2102006683a
Accession number:
Acc.167
Object count:
1
Description:
Long skin boots with leather uppers. White leather uppers, trimmed along the sides with black and red yarn tufts inserted into seams; narrow band of contrasting sealskin around top edge with red & black tufts inserted into seams; brown commercial leather used for the vamps & hard walrus
Donor:
Alaska Commercial Company, Benjamin Bristol, and Older University Collections
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
unknown
Collection date:
unknown
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
1904
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
measurements for storage— width 28 centimeters and measurements for storage— length 62 centimeters