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Culture/People
Caribou Inuit (Caribou Eskimo) [Padliqmiut]
Collector
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957
Previous owner
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957
Seller
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957
Presenter/funding source
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928
Object Name
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Media/Materials
Wood, iron
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
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Native Term
tsertkaut
Place
West coast of Hudson Bay; Ferguson River; Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Collection History
Collected between 1913 and 1916 by Christian Leden (1882-1957, Arctic explorer); purchased by MAI from Christian Leden in 1917 using funds donated by MAI trustee James B. Ford (1844-1928).
Catalog Number
6/4792
Barcode
064792.000
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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