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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Iñupiat 16
Descriptions
seal skin 4
Names
boots 19
Date:
ca. 1940
Dimensions:
H: 14 in, L: 9.75 in, width: 3 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Robert R. Anderson, Jr.
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Warm-weather wear high boots; or boot liners. Seal-skin leather; cotton thread; some sinew; and cotton machine manufactured shoe laces. Seal skin boot liners with top (shoe lace) tie closures in back. Leather vamps are gathered around toes and heels. Thicker leather soles and "B" sole has been patched. Seams have been mended with heavy duty cotton thread. Top of vamp is diamond shaped and leather uppers are made from one piece.
Accession Number:
NA.202.901

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