Ethel Washington (Napatuktoo/Agnauglugaq/Agnakluwak), Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo), 1889-1967
Kotzebue; NANA Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Wood, squirrel skin/fur (ground squirrel), cowhide (calf), ermine skin/fur, beaver skin/fur, sealskin/fur, commercially tanned leather, baleen, felt, ink
Sewn, carved, painted
Purchased from Alaska Native Arts and Crafts (Juneau, Alaska) by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1958; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
31.5 x 11 x 7 cm
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