• Culture/People:

    Caribou Inuit (Caribou Eskimo) [Karnermiut/Qaermiut]

  • Object name:

    Girl's parka

  • Native term:


  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Chesterfield Inlet (Igluigaarjuk); Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Caribou hide/skin, glass bead/beads, wool cloth, caribou tooth/teeth

  • Techniques:

    Beaded, sewn

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected between 1913 and 1916 by Christian Leden (1882-1957, Arctic explorer); purchased by MAI in 1917.

  • Dimensions:

    71 x 37 x 9.5 cm

  • Catalog number:


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