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Knife

Object 982.52 (PeNs-4:1)

Knife

Knife

A very large flensing knife blade, oblong shaped with a large flat point. Abundant lichen on one surface means it was lying on the ground for a long time. Collected on the Natkusiak Peninsula, Victoria Island, possibly Thule Inuit culture.

Object Details
Accession No.982.52 (PeNs-4:1)
MakerUnknown
Culture
Region
LocationUlukhaktok, Victoria Island
Date
Coat
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Coat

Object 2009.006.001

Coat

Coat

A long parka made of commercially tanned seal skin, trimmed with wolverine fur. The Holman Co-op was established in 1961, and started making seal skin mats, wall hangings, and coats for a developing Inuit arts and crafts market. This coat is one of their early models.

Object Details
Accession No.2009.006.001
MakerHolman Eskimo Co-operative
Culture
Region
LocationUlukhaktok, Victoria Island
Date1960s
Parka
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Parka

Object 994.001.001

Parka

Parka

A parka made from arctic ground squirrel or 'sik-sik' fur, with a large wolverine and coyote fur sunburst hood ruff. The decorative geometric trim is caribou skin piecework. This fancy parka was designed and worn by Agnes Nanogak Goose.

Object Details
Accession No.994.001.001
MakerNanogak Goose, Agnes
Culture
Region
LocationUlukhaktok, Victoria Island
Date1992