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Mukluk

Museum number:
2-2973b
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Accession number:
Acc.26
Object count:
1
Description:
Mukluk with legs made from seal skin. Soles from the hide of the walrus or big bull seal.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Cape Prince of Wales, Coast of Bering Strait, Bering Strait
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Bering Strait; Cape Prince of Wales
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
H. H. Cushing
Collection date:
1901
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
December 16, 1902
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
measurements for storage— width 12 centimeters and measurements for storage— length 13 centimeters