Sled-dog blanket

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Culture/People
Gwich'in (Kutchin) [Yukon River, Alaska]
Seller
Micajah Wallace Pope (M.W. Pope), Non-Indian, 1873-1940
Collector
Micajah Wallace Pope (M.W. Pope), Non-Indian, 1873-1940
Previous owner
Micajah Wallace Pope (M.W. Pope), Non-Indian, 1873-1940
Object Name
Sled-dog blanket
Media/Materials
Velvet, hide, wool yarn, glass bead/beads, white metal bell/bells, commercially tanned leather, cotton cloth, wool twill tape, ribbon
Techniques
Sewn, overlay beadwork, appliquéd, fringed, braided
Dimensions
51.5 x 44 x 6.5 cm
Object Type
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Native Term
laii ts'at
Place
Yukon River; Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created
1907-1913
Collection History
Collected between 1907 and 1913 by Micajah W. Pope (1873-1940) during his work with the Alaskan Boundary Survey; purchased by MAI from Micajah Pope in 1928.
Catalog Number
16/1665
Barcode
161665.000
See related items
Gwich'in (Kutchin) [Yukon River, Alaska]
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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