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Boot

Museum number:
9-28a
Permalink:
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Accession number:
Acc.62
Object count:
1
Description:
Boot (Plakit); reindeer fur; white fur decoration in front; 2 leather straps behind ankle; sole of “thong-seal” or walrus hide
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Siberia, Russia
Verbatim coll. place:
E. Siberia
Culture or time period:
Russians
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
December 20, 1902
Taxon:
Odobenus rosmarus
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.0 Use not specified (Secular Dress and Accoutrements, and Adornment)
Accession date:
December 20, 1902
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)