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Museum catalogue: Arctic Material Culture Collection

 

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There are 1,061 items in this collection, of which 150 are shown below. Use the navigation to view more pages.

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Doll

Record: N: 244b

Doll, woman. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Uummannaq, Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1928-1929 ?

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Doll

Record: N: 244c

Doll, man. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Uummannaq, Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1928-1929 ?

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Doll

Record: N: 244d

Doll, woman. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Uummannaq, Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1928-1929 ?

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Doll

Record: N: 244e

Doll, woman. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Uummannaq, Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1928-1929 ?

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Doll

Record: N: 244f

Doll, woman. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Uummannaq, Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1928-1929 ?

Kayak, model; equipment

Record: N: 246a

Model boat. Labrador Inuit. Killiniq (Port Burwell), Newfoundland, Labrador, Canada, before 1931.

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Kayak, model; equipment

Record: N: 246a-f

Kayak, model and equipment. Labrador Inuit. Killiniq (Port Burwell), Newfoundland, Labrador, Canada, before 1931.

Kayak, model; equipment

Record: N: 246b

Model bladder. Labrador Inuit. Killiniq (Port Burwell), Newfoundland, Labrador, Canada, before 1931.

Kayak, model; equipment

Record: N: 246c

Model paddle. Labrador Inuit. Killiniq (Port Burwell), Newfoundland, Labrador, Canada, before 1931.

Kayak, model; equipment

Record: N: 246d

Model harpoon and throwing stick. Labrador Inuit. Killiniq (Port Burwell), Newfoundland, Labrador, Canada, before 1931.

Kayak, model; equipment

Record: N: 246e

Kayak, model and equipment. Labrador Inuit. Killiniq (Port Burwell), Newfoundland, Labrador, Canada, before 1931.

Kayak, model; equipment

Record: N: 246f

Kayak, model and equipment. Labrador Inuit. Killiniq (Port Burwell), Newfoundland, Labrador, Canada, before 1931.

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Snowshoe

Record: N: 26a

Snowshoe, one of a pair. Probably Eastern Canada, 1930-1931.

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Snowshoe

Record: N: 26b

Snowshoe, one of a pair. Probably Eastern Canada, 1930-1931.

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Whip

Record: N: 28

Whip, dog. Tunumiit (East Greenland Inuit) type. Kalaallit Nunaata Tunua (East Greenland), 1930-1931. Used by A. Stephenson during Bristish Arctic Air Route Expedition, 1930-1931. 19 1/2 ft long.

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Dog whip

Record: N: 29

Dog whip which belonged to H. G. Watkins and which was used by him on the British Arctic Air Route Expedition, 1930-31 and Pan-American airways expedition 1932-33. 22 feet long.

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|finnesko||boot|

Record: N: 32a-b

Finnesko. Made by Norwegian Sami in Tromsdalen and purchased in Tromsø. Used by Andrew Croft in North East Land, 1935-36, and Lapland, 1938.

Toy sledge

Record: N: 368

One of two toy Samoyed sledges brought from Yugor Straits 1893-94

Toy sledge

Record: N: 369

One of two toy Samoyed sledges brought from Yugor Straits 1893-94

Buckle

Record: N: 370

Buckle from the wide waist band worn by a Samoyed [Nentsy] woman. Collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Snuff box

Record: N: 371a-c

Two snuff boxes (a-b) and scoop (c). Nenets, collected by Frederick Jackson in region of Ostrov Vaygach, 1893-94.

Harness fastener

Record: N: 372

Reindeer harness fasteners. (Chuckis) from Vaygach. Wood and walrus ivory.

Knife

Record: N: 373a-b

Samoyed [Nentsy] knife (a) with sheath (b) collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Knife

Record: N: 373c-d

Samoyed [Nentsy] knife (a) with sheath (b) collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Knife

Record: N: 374a-b

Samoyed [Nentsy] knife (a) with sheath (b) collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94. Blade made in England.

Knife

Record: N: 376a-b

Samoyed [Nentsy] knife (a) with sheath (b) made from reindeer bone collected by Frederick Jackson in Yugorskiy Shar, 1894.

Knife

Record: N: 377a-b

Samoyed [Nentsy] knife with sheath collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Knife

Record: N: 378a-b

Samoyed [Nentsy] knife (a) with sheath (b) collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Knife

Record: N: 378c-d

A Samoyed [Nentsy] knife (c) with sheath (d) collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Powder flask

Record: N: 379

Powder flask, walrus ivory and iron, Samoyed [Nentsy] probably of Russian origin, collected by Frederick Jackson on Ostrov Vaygach, 1893.

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Moccasin

Record: N: 37a

Moccasin, single. Athabaskan type. Canada. Purchased 1934.

Beak doll

Record: N: 380

Children's toy, Nenets, made of a duck's upper beak and cloth. Collected by Frederick Jackson, Ostrov Vaygach, 1893-94.

Wooden idol

Record: N: 381a

One of two sacred figures called syadei, made by Nenets reindeer herders. Collected by Frederick George Jackson from Ostrov Vaygach, 1893-94.

Wooden idol

Record: N: 381b

One of two sacred figures called syadei, made by Nenets reindeer herders. Collected by Frederick George Jackson from Ostrov Vaygach, 1893-94.

Tinder box

Record: N: 382a-b

Nenets tinder box containing flint with chain (a) and steel (b), collected by Frederick Jackson, Ostrov Vaygach, 1893-94.

Medallion

Record: N: 383

Medallion of St George and Dragon.

Hair ornament

Record: N: 384a

Hair ornament worn by Samoyed [Nentsy] women hanging to their plaits, collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Hair ornament

Record: N: 384b

Hair ornament worn by Samoyed [Nentsy] women hanging to their plaits, collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Hair ornament

Record: N: 384c

Hair ornament worn by Samoyed [Nentsy] women hanging to their plaits, collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Hair ornament

Record: N: 384d

Hair ornament worn by Samoyed [Nentsy] women hanging to their plaits, collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Hair ornament

Record: N: 384e

Hair ornament worn by Samoyed [Nentsy] women hanging to their plaits, collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Hair ornament

Record: N: 384f

Hair ornament worn by Samoyed [Nentsy] women hanging to their plaits, collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Hair ornament

Record: N: 384g

Hair ornament worn by Samoyed [Nentsy] women hanging to their plaits, collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Hair ornament

Record: N: 384h

Hair ornament worn by Samoyed [Nentsy] women hanging to their plaits, collected by Frederick Jackson, 1893-94.

Bread

Record: N: 385

Specimen of blessed bread given to the congregation assisting at the Russian Liturgy. Part of F.G. Jackson's Samoyed collection, 1893-94.

Rosary

Record: N: 386a

A rosary used by the Samoyed [Nentsy] on Ostrov Vaygach. Collected by Frederick Jackson, 1894.

Rosary

Record: N: 386b

A rosary used by the Samoyed [Nentsy] on Ostrov Vaygach. Collected by Frederick Jackson, 1894.

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Boot

Record: N: 38a-b

Boots, one pair. Tlicho (Dogrib) type. Fort Rae, Northwest Territories, Canada, 1932-1933.

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Sledge, model

Record: N: 55

Sledge, model, wood. Kitaamiut (West Greenland Inuit). Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1921? Boxes and lashings made by Brian Roberts, 1938.

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Umiak, model; 5 oars

Record: N: 565a-f

Umiak (a), model with five oars (b-f). Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Made by Martin Zeeb, Uummannaq, Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1928-1929 ?.

Hair

Record: N: 599

Elk hair, as used by certain natives, including the Reindeer Tungus and Chipewyan Indians to absorb perspiration, as Sami use senne-grass. Collected in Manchuria.

Mitt

Record: N: 604

Mitt made by Reindeer Tungus of Manchuria, purchased from a Cossack trader in Argun River district, 1929.

Stirrups

Record: N: 640a-b

Pair of light Manchurian stirrups, made from wood and metal. For use in cold climate.

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Cap

Record: N: 654

Cap made from squirrel-skin with flaps, widely used in Siberia, Manchuria, Mongolia and Central Asia

Rope

Record: N: 664

Horsehair rope from north-west Manchuria, used by either Solons (Mongolized Tungus) or Mongols.

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Boot

Record: N: 674a-b

Long boots made of Reindeer Tungus leather. Purchased from a Cossack trading with the Reindeer Tungus of north-west Manchuria, 1929.

Cooking tripod

Record: N: 702

Mongol cooking tripod, iron, bought in Hailar, N.W.Manchuria 1929

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Bag

Record: N: 747

Bag, for dog. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Mittimatalik (Pond Inlet), Qikiqtaaluk (Baffin Island), Nunavut, Canada, 1939-1940.

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Sledge, model; doll

Record: N: 76a-b

Sledge, model, wood (a); doll (b). Tunumiit (East Greenland Inuit). Tasiilaq (Ammassalik), Kalaallit Nunaata Tunua (East Greenland).

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Knife, ulu

Record: N: 775

Knife, ulu. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Melville Peninsula ?, Nunavut, Canada, 1819-1823.

Greenland money

Record: N: 802

Greenland money, three notes and three coins

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Carving

Record: N: 804c

Carving, part, Bear (c), wood. Tunumiit (East Greenlanders). Tasiilap kommunea (Ammassalik District), Kalaallit Nunaata Tunua (East Greenland), 1933.

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Carving

Record: N: 81

Carving, wood. Model of inuit woman using a 'Kameo' to soften her sealskin boots. Carved from a single piece of wood by an Inuk near Sukkertoppen, West Greenland. Kitaamiut (West Greenland Inuit), near Maniitsoq (Sukkertoppen), Maniitsup kommunea (Sukkertoppen District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), before 1947.

Sinew

Record: N: 811

A piece of whale sinew used as thread. Brought back by Parry Expedition. Nunavut, Canada, 1821-1823

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Comb

Record: N: 812a

Comb, ivory. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Iglulik ?, Nunavut, Canada, 1821-1823.

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Comb

Record: N: 812b

Comb, ivory. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Iglulik ?, Nunavut, Canada, 1821-1823.

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Carving

Record: N: 813a

Carving in ivory of a bird resembling a loon in water. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit), Nunavut, Canada, 1821-1823.

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Carving

Record: N: 813b

Carving, Bear, ivory. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Iglulik ?, Nunavut, Canada, 1821-1823.

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Finger protector

Record: N: 814

Finger protector. Tunumiit (East Greenlanders). Tasiilaq (Ammassalik), Kalaallit Nunaata Tunua (East Greenland), 1930-1933.

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Back-scratcher

Record: N: 816

Back-scratcher. Tunumiit (East Greenlanders). Tasiilaq kommunea (Ammassalik District), Kalaallit Nunaata Tunua (East Greenland), before 1933.

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Carving

Record: N: 823a-c

Carving, Man and Woman on base. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Maniitsoq (Sukkertoppen), Maniitsup kommunea (Sukkertoppen District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1927-1935.

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Harpoon, model

Record: N: 824

Harpoon, model. Tunumiit (East Greenlanders). Kalaallit Nunaata Tunua (East Greenland), 1931.

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Carving

Record: N: 828a-c

Carving, Snowhouse with man and woman, ivory. Iglulik, Nunavut, Canada, 1939.

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Muff

Record: N: 859

Muff, feathers. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Aasiaat Kommuneat (Egedesminde District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1927-1935.

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Mitten

Record: N: 85a-b

Mittens, one pair, seal skin. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Uummannaq, Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1928-1929(?).

Komager

Record: N: 87

Komager (sumer boot), used and made by a Sami in Karesuando, Sweden.

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Boot

Record: N: 883a-b

Boots, one pair, man's. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Mittimatalik (Pond Inlet), Qikiqtaaluk (Baffin Island), Nunavut, Canada, 1939-1940. Worn with shoes, 884 a-b

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Shoes

Record: N: 884a-b

Shoes, one pair, man's. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Mittimatalik (Pond Inlet), Qikiqtaaluk (Baffin Island), Nunavut, Canada, 1939-1940. Worn with boots, 883 a-b

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Boots

Record: N: 89a-b

Boots, one pair. Athabaskan First Nations type(?) Canada, before 1938. (a is to the left of the image and b is on the right)

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Line

Record: N: 933

Line, fishing, sinew. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Melville Peninsula ?, Nunavut, Canada, 1819-1823.

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Hair

Record: N: 934

Hair. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Melville Peninsula ?, Nunavut, Canada, 1819-1823.

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Bracelet

Record: N: 935a

bracelet made of the hair of an Inuk woman. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Melville Peninsula ?, Nunavut, Canada, 1819-1823.

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Bracelet

Record: N: 935b

Bracelet made of the hair of an Inuk woman. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Melville Peninsula ?, Nunavut, Canada, 1819-1823.

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Bag

Record: N: 936

Bag, seal skin. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit). Melville Peninsula ?, Nunavut, Canada, 1819-1823.

Knife

Record: N: 939a

Knife, in case with rock specimens (N: 939). Inughuit. Port Foulke, Kalaallit Nunaata Avannaarsua (North Greenland), May 1875- November 1876.

Sennegrass

Record: N: 95

A box of senne-grass (Carex vesicaria) used by the Sami to absorb perspiration from the feet inside their finnesko.

Paddle

Record: N: 951

Paddle belonging to kayak from Angmagssalik, East Greenland. Tunumiit (East Greenlanders). Tasiilaq (Ammassalik), Kalaallit Nunaata Tunua (East Greenland), 1930-1931.

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Boots

Record: N: 9a-b

Boots, one pair, seal skin. Labradormiut (Labrador Inuit) type. Supplied by the Hudson's Bay Company, Canada, before 1934.

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Boot

Record: Y: 2000/1/3/3a-b

Boots, one pair. Inupiat (Alaskan Eskimo) or Saint Lawrence Island Yupik. Alaska, United States of America, before April 2000.

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Mitten; liner

Record: Y: 2002/5/1a-d

Mittens and liners, one pair, man's. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit) type ? Nunavut, Canada, before April 1988.

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Trousers

Record: Y: 2002/5/2

Trousers, man's, caribou skin, with blue waistband. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit) type ? Nunavut, Canada, before April 1988.

Model hull

Record: Y: 2004/1/1

Wooden model hull from the Carey Islands

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Case

Record: Y: 2004/1/10

Case, scissors. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Illorsuit, Ubekendt Ejland, Uummannap kommunea (Uummannaq District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1938.

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Harpoon head

Record: Y: 2004/1/11

Harpoon head. Inughuit. Qaanaaq (Thule), Kalaallit Nunaata Avannaarsua (North Greenland), 1937.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2004/1/12

Carving, Polar bear, ivory. Inughuit. Qaanaaq (Thule), Kalaallit Nunaata Avannaarsua (North Greenland), 1937. Front right leg snapped off.

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Kayak, model; paddle

Record: Y: 2004/1/13a-b

Kayak and paddle, model, ivory. Inughuit. Qaanaaq (Thule), Kalaallit Nunaata Avannaarsua (North Greenland), 1937.

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Buckle

Record: Y: 2004/1/14

Buckle, attached to trace on dog harness, ivory. Inughuit. Siorapaluup Kangerlua (Robertson Fjord), Kalaallit Nunaata Avannaarsua (North Greenland), 1937.

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Case

Record: Y: 2004/1/15

Case, matchbox. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Illorsuit, Ubekendt Ejland, Uummannap kommunea (Uummannaq District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1938.

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Case

Record: Y: 2004/1/16

Case, matchbox. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Illorsuit, Ubekendt Ejland, Uummannap kommunea (Uummannaq District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1938.

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Case

Record: Y: 2004/1/17

Case, for cards. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Illorsuit, Ubekendt Ejland, Uummannap kommunea (Uummannaq District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1938.

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Handle

Record: Y: 2004/1/18

Handle. probably Kalaallit Nunaat (Greenland), 1937-1938.

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Harpoon, part

Record: Y: 2004/1/2

Harpoon, part. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Ubekendt Ejland, Uummannap kommunea (Uummannaq District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1937.

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Lance

Record: Y: 2004/1/3

Lance, shaft and blade. probably Kalaallit Nunaat (Greenland), 1937-1938.

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Knife, ulu

Record: Y: 2004/1/6

Knife, ulu. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). lllorsuit, Ubekendt Ejland, Uummannap kommunea (Uummannaq District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1938.

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Knife, ulu

Record: Y: 2004/1/7

Knife, ulu. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Illorsuit, Ubekendt Ejland, Uummannap kommunea (Uummannaq District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1938.

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Pin cushion

Record: Y: 2004/1/8

Pin cushion. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Illorsuit, Ubekendt Ejland, Uummannap kommunea (Uummannaq District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1938.

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Case

Record: Y: 2004/1/9

Case, matchbox. Kitaamiut (West Greenlanders). Illorsuit, Ubekendt Ejland, Uummannap kommunea (Uummannaq District), Kalaallit Nunaata Kitaa (West Greenland), 1938.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/10

Carving, Owl, serpentine on base. Artist and community: unknown. Canada, before 1976.

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Bag

Record: Y: 2005/11/2

Bag, seal skin. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit) ?. possibly Mittimatalik (Pond Inlet), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada.

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Spatulae

Record: Y: 2005/11/3

Spatulae. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit) ?. possibly Mittimatalik (Pond Inlet), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1929-1947.

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Necklace

Record: Y: 2005/11/4

Necklace, beaded. Iglulingmiut (Iglulik Inuit) ?. possibly Mittimatalik (Pond Inlet), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada.

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Mortar, pestle

Record: Y: 2005/11/5a-b

Mortar (a) and pestle (b)

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Lithic

Record: Y: 2005/12/1

Lithic, biface, flint. Dorset (2700-c. 1000 BP). Newfoundland, Canada. Collected 1902-1903?

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Lithic

Record: Y: 2005/12/2

Lithic, biface, stone. Dorset (2700-c. 1000 BP). Newfoundland, Canada. Collected 1902-1903?

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Lithic

Record: Y: 2005/12/3

Lithic, biface, flint. Dorset (2700-c. 1000 BP). Newfoundland, Canada. Collected 1902-1903?

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Lithic

Record: Y: 2005/12/4

Lithic, biface, flint. Dorset (2700-c. 1000 BP). Newfoundland, Canada. Collected 1902-1903?

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Lithic

Record: Y: 2005/12/5

Lithic, biface, fragment, flint. Dorset (2700-c. 1000 BP). Newfoundland, Canada. Collected 1902-1903?

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Lithic

Record: Y: 2005/12/6

Lithic, biface, fragment, flint. Dorset (2700-c. 1000 BP). Newfoundland, Canada. Collected 1902-1903?

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Lithic

Record: Y: 2005/12/7

Lithic, microblade, stone. Dorset (2700-c. 1000 BP). Newfoundland, Canada. Collected 1902-1903?

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Stone

Record: Y: 2005/13/1

Stone. Labrador Inuit? Northern Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada,? late 18th century? Collected 1909-1910?

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Stone

Record: Y: 2005/13/2

Stone. Labrador Inuit? Northern Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada,? late 18th century? Collected 1909-1910?

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/1

Carving, Sea Goddess (Sedna, Taleelayuk), serpentine. Artist: Kaka Ashoona (b.1928), Kinngait (Cape Dorset), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/10a-b

Carving, Wrestlers, soapstone on base. Artist: Eelee Shuvigar (1904-1977), Kinngait (Cape Dorset), Baffin Island, Canada, circa 1950.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/11a-b

Carving, Giant's Head, serpentine on base. Artist: Pitseolak Ashoona (1904 -1983). Kinngait (Cape Dorset), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/12a-b

Carving, Dog, soapstone on base. Artist: Kiawak Ashoona (b.1933). Kinngait (Cape Dorset), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/13a-b

Carving, Bear, serpentine on base. Artist and community unknown. Canada, before 1966.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/14a-c

Carving, Caribou, soapstone. Artist: Syollie Weetaluktuk (1906 - 1962). Inukjuaq (Port Harrison), Quebec, Canada, circa 1950.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/15a-b

Carving, Caribou Cow, soapstone on base. Artist: unknown. Kinngait (Cape Dorset), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, circa 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/17a-b

Carving, Dog Eating, soapstone on base. Artist: Toonoo (1920-1969). Kinngait (Cape Dorset), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/18

Carving, Polar Bear, soapstone. Artist: Henry Evaluardjuk (b. 1923). Iqaluit (Frobisher Bay), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/19

Carving, Polar Bear, soapstone. Artist: Henry Evaluardjuk (b. 1923). Iqaluit (Frobisher Bay), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/20a-c

Carving, Polar Bear and Hunter, soapstone on base. Artist: possibly Mosesie Kolola (1930-1985). Iqaluit (Frobisher Bay), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/21a-b

Carving, Man and Kayak, soapstone. Artist: Josie Pisuktie (1901- d. unknown). Iqaluit (Frobisher Bay), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/22a-c

Carving, Bird on Head of Polar Bear, soapstone and ivory on base. Artist: probably Ooloopie Killiktee (b. 1919). Kimmirut (Lake Harbour), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/23a-b

Carving, Bird, on base. Artist and community: unknown. Canada, before 1966.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/24

Carving, bird, serpentine. Artist and community: unknown. Canada, before 1966.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/25a-b

Carving, Bird (duck), soapstone on base. Artist and community: unknown. Canada, before 1966.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/26a-b

Carving, Bird, soapstone on base. Artist and community: unknown. Canada, before 1966.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/27a-b

Carving, Owl, serpentine on base. Artist: Tudlik (1890-1966). Kinngait (Cape Dorset), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/28a-b

Carving, Walrus, soapstone on base. Artist: Henry Evaluardjuk (b. 1923). Iqaluit (Frobisher Bay), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/29a-b

Carving, Walrus, serpentine on base. Artist: unknown. Kinngait (Cape Dorset)?, Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, circa 1950.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/2a-b

Carving (a) of Sea Goddess (Sedna, Taleelayuk), soapstone on base (b). Artist: Tarulagak. Canada, before 1966. The Sea Goddess (Sedna, Taleelayuk) is a pan-Arctic legend. Sedna, a female spirit who dwells at the bottom of the sea, is mistress of the ocean, created the sea mammals and provides sustenance for the Inuit. See References. Alternate spellings: Taleelayo, Talelayo, Talluliyuk, Taleelajuq.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/30

Carving, Seal, soapstone on base. Artist: Simiga (probably Eelee Simagaq, b.1931). Iqaluit (Frobisher Bay), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/31

Carving, Walrus, serpentine on base. Artist and community: unknown. Canada, before 1966.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/32a-b

Carving, Walrus Head, soapstone on base. Artist: probably Jamasie Teevee (1910-1985). Kimmirut (Lake Harbour)/Kinngait (Cape Dorset), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, 1961.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/33

Carving, soapstone. Artist: Simeonie Davidee (b. 1928). Kimmirut (Lake Harbour), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada, before 1966.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/34a-b

Bird (owl) standing on Seal, soapstone on base. Artist and community: unknown. Canada, before 1966

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/35

Carving, Woman Hunter, soapstone. Artist: Akeeaktashuk (1898-1954). Inukjuaq (Port Harrison), Quebec, Canada, circa 1950.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/3a-b

Carving, Man Crawling, soapstone on base. Artist: Eelee Shuvigar (1904-1977), Kinngait (Cape Dorset), Baffin Island, Canada, circa 1950.

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Carving

Record: Y: 2005/7/42a-b

Carving, Head, bone on base. Artist and community: unknown. Canada, before 1966.