Dog harness

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Culture/People
probably Caribou Inuit (Caribou Eskimo) (attributed)
Previous owner
New Bedford Whaling Museum (Old Dartmouth Historical Society)
Object Name
Dog harness
Media/Materials
Hide, hide thong/babiche
Techniques
Cut
Object Type
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place
Marble Island; Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name
Marble Island
Island Grouping
Hudson Bay Islands
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of the Old Dartmouth Historical Society (New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, Massachusetts); acquired by MAI through an exchange with the Old Dartmouth Historical Society in 1918.
Catalog Number
7/5691
Barcode
075691.000
See related items
Caribou Inuit (Caribou Eskimo)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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