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Sled-dog blanket  (Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry)  "1907-1913"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1907-1913

Materials:

Velvet, hide, wool yarn, glass bead/beads, white metal bell/bells, commercially tanned leather, cotton cloth, wool twill tape, ribbon

Techniques:

Sewn, overlay beadwork, appliqued, fringed, braided

Dimensions:

51.5 x 44 x 6.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Gwich'in (Kutchin), Gwich'in (Kutchin) [Yukon River, Alaska], Native Americans, North America, Northern Athapaskan, Subarctic, Western Subarctic

Site Name:

Yukon River

County:

Doyon Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected between 1907 and 1913 by Micajah W. Pope (b. 1873) during his work with the Alaskan Boundary Survey; acquired by MAI in 1928.

Source ID:

NMAI_173451

Catalog Number:

16/1665

Album Name:

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