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Museum catalogue: Arctic Material Culture Collection



Accession no.: N: 165
Title: Mug
Description: Mug. Inughuit. Qaanaaq (Thule), Kalaallit Nunaata Avannaarsua (North Greenland). 1937-1938.
Classified name:
Current cultural affiliation Inughuit
Former cultural affiliation Polar Eskimo
Current place name Kalaallit Nunaata Avannaarsua > Qaanaaq
Former place name North Greenland > Thule
Getty AAT Kitchen utensils
Field collection:
Person wright
Organisation bae
Place Kalaallit Nunaata Avannaarsua (North Greenland) > Qaanaaq (Thule)
Date 1937
Number of items: 1
Full description:

Made from metal (tin); white enamel with dark blue handle and rim. Dehaired seal skin thong tied around handle.

Related record(s):
  • 164 sledge
  • Width: 79mm, height: 78mm, length: 113mm