Object 979.063.081 a,b

Model igloo

Model igloo

An igloo made from seal skin, hand stitched with white nylon thread by Bessie Andreason. The interior of the igloo includes a sleeping bench, tools, a woman holding a baby, and a man reclining on a bench smoking a pipe. Collected by Reverend Leonard Holman who lived in Aklavik and Inuvik from 1955 to 1975.

Object Details
Accession No.979.063.081 a,b
MakerAndreason, Bessie
Culture
Region
LocationTuktoyaktuk, Western arctic coast
Datec. 1963-1967