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Museum catalogue: Arctic Material Culture Collection

 

Categories

The collection uses the Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) vocabulary for categorisation. The links below indicate the existence of items in the collection for each of the 69 categories.

You can also drill-down through the AAT category hierarchy.

Animal equipment: (1 item) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » Equipment » Animal equipment
Arrows: (20 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Weapons and Ammunition » weapons » <projectile weapons> » <projectile weapons with nonexplosive propellant> » <projectiles with nonexplosive propellant> » arrows
Bags: (13 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Containers » containers » <containers by form> » bags
Blocks: (3 items) Objects Facet » Object Genres » <object genres> » <object genres by form> » blocks (shaped masses)
Boots: (22 items) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » <accessories worn on the legs or feet> » footwear » <footwear by form> » boots
Bow drills: (1 item) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by process> » <drilling equipment> » <drilling tools> » drills (tools) » <drills by form> » bow drills
Bows: (3 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Weapons and Ammunition » weapons » <projectile weapons> » <projectile weapons with nonexplosive propellant> » <projectile launchers with nonexplosive propellant> » bows (weapons)
Boxes: (2 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Containers » containers » <containers by form> » boxes
Bracelets: (2 items) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » jewelry » <jewelry by location> » <jewelry worn on arms and hands> » bracelets
Card cases: (1 item) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Containers » containers » <containers by function or context> » <containers for personal use> » <containers for personal gear> » card cases
Carvings: (95 items) Objects facet » Visual and Verbal Communication » Visual Works » <visual works> » <visual works by medium or technique> » sculpture (visual work) » <sculpture by technique> » carvings (visual works)
Collars: (2 items) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » <accessories worn above the waist> » <neckwear> » collars
Combs: (3 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <equipment for personal use> » <equipment for personal use: grooming, hygiene and health care> » combs (grooming tools)
Cooking vessels: (13 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Containers » containers » <containers by function or context> » <culinary containers> » <containers for cooking food> » <vessels for cooking food>
Crochet hooks: (4 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by process> » crochet hooks
Dolls: (12 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Recreational Artifacts » <recreational artifacts> » <recreational artifacts for noncompetitive activities> » toys (recreational artifacts) » <figural toys> » <recreational dolls> » <cloth dolls>
Earrings: (1 item) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » jewelry » <jewelry by location> » <jewelry worn on the head> » ear ornaments » earrings
Finger protectors: (1 item) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by material processed> » <textile working equipment> » <sewing tools and equipment> » finger protectors
Fishhooks: (8 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <fishing and trapping tools and equipment> » fishhooks
Fishing equipment: (7 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <fishing and trapping tools and equipment> » fishing equipment
Fur: (2 items) Materials Facet » Materials » materials » <materials by origin> » <biological material> » animal material » <keratinous material> » <hair and hair components> » hair » <hair by form> » fur
Goggles: (4 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <equipment for personal use> » <equipment for personal use: vision> » goggles
Grave goods: (56 items) Objects Facet » Object Genres » <object genres> » <object genres by location, context or origin> » grave goods
Harnesses: (12 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » Equipment » Animal equipment » Animal work equipment » harnesses
Harpoons: (26 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Weapons and Ammunition » weapons » edged weapons » harpoons
Hunting equipment: (27 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <hunting tools and equipment> » hunting equipment
Jewelry: (5 items) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » jewelry
Kamiks: (13 items) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » <accessories worn on the legs or feet> » footwear » <footwear by form> » boots » <boots by form> » kamiks
Kayaks: (32 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Transportation Vehicles » <transportation vehicles> » vehicles (transportation) » watercraft » <watercraft by specific type> » <watercraft by construction> » skin boats » kayaks
Kitchen utensils: (5 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <culinary equipment>
Knives: (12 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <culinary equipment> » <culinary equipment for preparing and cooking food> » knives
Lamps: (20 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Furnishings » furnishings » <furnishings by form or function> » lighting devices » <lighting devices by form> » lamps (lighting devices) » <lamps by method of illumination> » oil lamps » fish oil lamps
Lines {fishing}: (2 items) [Classification available shortly.]
Masks: (2 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume by function> » masks (costume) » ceremonial masks
Mittens: (17 items) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » <accessories worn on arms or hands> » <handwear> » mittens (handwear)
Moccasins: (6 items) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » <accessories worn on the legs or feet> » footwear » <footwear by form> » shoes (footwear) » <shoes by construction> » moccasins
Models: (106 items) Objects facet » Visual and Verbal Communication » Visual Works » <visual works> » <visual works by function> » models (representations)
Muffs: (1 item) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » <accessories worn on arms or hands> » <handwear> » muffs
Necklaces: (2 items) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » jewelry » <jewelry by location> » <jewelry worn around the neck or on the upper body> » necklaces
Needles: (1 item) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by material processed> » <textile working equipment> » <sewing tools and equipment> » needles
Paddles: (9 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <vehicle equipment> » <watercraft equipment> » paddles (watercraft equipment)
Parkas: (19 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume by form> » main garments » outerwear » parkas
Pegs: (7 items) Objects Facet » Components » components » <components by general context> » fasteners » pegs
Personal equipment: (18 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <equipment for personal use>
Pincushions: (1 item) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by material processed> » <textile working equipment> » <sewing tools and equipment> » pincushions
Pouches: (4 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Containers » containers » <containers by form> » pouches
Recreational artifacts: (2 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Recreational Artifacts
Sculpture: (2 items) Objects facet » Visual and Verbal Communication » Visual Works » <visual works> » <visual works by medium or technique> » sculpture (visual work)
Shoes: (5 items) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » <accessories worn on the legs or feet> » footwear » <footwear by form> » shoes (footwear)
Sinew: (2 items) Materials Facet » Materials » materials » <materials by origin> » <biological material> » animal material » <collagenous material> » tendon » sinew
Sledge equipment: (2 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <vehicle equipment> » <land vehicle equipment> » Sledge equipment
Sleds: (12 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Transportation Vehicles » <transportation vehicles> » vehicles (transportation) » land vehicles » <land vehicles by form> » <runnered vehicles> » sleds
Sleeping bags: (1 item) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Furnishings » furnishings » <furnishings by form or function> » <coverings and hangings> » <coverings and hangings by specific type> » <coverings and hangings by function> » sleeping bags
Sleeves: (1 item) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume by function> » <protective wear> » sleeve protectors
Snowshoes: (8 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Transportation Vehicles » <transportation vehicles> » vehicles (transportation) » land vehicles » <land vehicles by form> » <drags, litters and pedestrian land vehicles> » snowshoes
Socks: (3 items) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » <accessories worn on the legs or feet> » hosiery » socks
Spoons: (2 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <culinary equipment> » <culinary equipment for preparing and cooking food> » spoons
Sprayskirts: (3 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <vehicle equipment> » <watercraft equipment> » Sprayskirts (watercraft equipment)
Stockings: (19 items) Objects Facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume accessories> » <costume accessories worn> » <accessories worn on the legs or feet> » hosiery » stockings
Toggles: (3 items) Objects Facet » Components » components » <components by general context> » fasteners » buttons (fasteners) » toggles
Tools: (32 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by general type> » tools
Traces: (12 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » Equipment » Animal equipment » traces
Trousers: (16 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Costume » costume » <costume by form> » main garments » <main garments for the lower body> » trousers
Ulus: (5 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <culinary equipment> » <culinary equipment for preparing and cooking food> » knives » ulus
Umiaks: (1 item) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Transportation Vehicles » <transportation vehicles> » vehicles (transportation) » watercraft » <watercraft by specific type> » <watercraft by construction> » skin boats » umiaks
Wall pockets: (2 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Containers » containers » <containers by location> » wall pockets
Watercraft equipment: (7 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » equipment » <equipment by context> » <vehicle equipment> » <watercraft equipment>
Whips: (6 items) Objects facet » Furnishings and Equipment » Tools and Equipment » Equipment » Animal equipment » whips
Unidentified object: (2 items) No classification available