Dog harness

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Culture/People
Baffinland Inuit (Baffinland Eskimo) [Kingarmiut/Sikosuilarmiut]
Collector
Donald A. Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1894-1960
Expedition
George Putnam Baffin Island Expedition (1927)
Expedition leader
George Palmer Putnam (G.P. Putnam), Non-Indian, 1887-1950
Object Name
Dog harness
Media/Materials
Sealskin/fur, ivory
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place
Cape Dorset (Kingait, Kinngait, Kingnait); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name
Dorset Island
Island Grouping
Baffin Island Group
Collection History
Collected in 1927 by Donald A. Cadzow (1894-1960, MAI staff member) during the George Putnam Baffin Island Expedition, led by George Palmer Putnam (1887-1950) and sponsored by MAI and other institutions.
Catalog Number
15/5157
Barcode
155157.000
See related items
Baffinland Inuit (Baffinland Eskimo) [Kingarmiut/Sikosuilarmiut]
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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