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Mittens

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Object Number:2003-43-20A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nivkh
Provenience: Siberia
Amur River
Culture Area: Siberia
Section:American
Materials:Hide
Cotton
Wool
Fur
Fishskin
Technique:Sewn
Woven
Painted
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1899.1.20 a-b - Other Number
74-1-172 - Other Number
(1957) 147 - Other Number

Description

Pair of hide mittens lined with fur. Painted strip of fishskin just below thumb area. Wrist area trimmed with a series of printed and dyed cotton strips. These strips are lined with woolen textile.

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