University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:70-9-524
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Canada
Labrador (uncertain)
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Hide
Cloth
Length: 12.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Made of one piece of hide folded in thirds: top third is flap, bottom two thirds are sewn together with insets of a lighter colored hide. Cloth lined. Decorated with insets and appliqued strips of red, green and white hide. Fastened with a tie of braided hide strips.


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