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Mittens  (Clothing/Garments: Handwear)  "1925-1927"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1925-1927

Materials:

Caribou hide/skin, glass bead/beads, wool yarn, sinew

Techniques:

Sewn, overlay beadwork

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Degexit'an (Ingalik), Native Americans, North America, Northern Athapaskan, Subarctic, Western Subarctic

Site Name:

Kobuk River

County:

NANA Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected in 1927 by Stewart C. Eastwood (1899-1961) while working as an ethnological assistant to photographer Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952); given to Eastwood's University of Pennsylvania classmate Daniel Sutherland Davidson (1900-1952); donated to MAI by Davidson in 1928.

Source ID:

NMAI_174096

Catalog Number:

16/2315

Album Name:

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