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Boots

Museum number:
9-29a,b
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090029a@2cb
Accession number:
Acc.62
Object count:
3
Count note:
1 bag of fragments
Description:
Boots (Plakit); reindeer fur; 2 leather straps behind ankle; cordage ties at top; soles of “thong-seal” or walrus hide
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Siberia, Russia
Verbatim coll. place:
E. Siberia
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
December 20, 1902
Materials:
Fur (hair material) and Hide
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.1 Daily Garb
Accession date:
December 20, 1902
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
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