• Culture/People:

    Kalaallitt [Upernavik] (Upernavik Eskimo)

  • Object name:

    Snow goggles

  • Date created:

    circa 1910

  • Place:

    South of Melville Bay; Melville Bay; Upernavik Municipality (Upernaviup, Upernivik); Kitaa (West Greenland); Greenland (Kalaallit Nunaat)

  • Media/Materials:

    Wood, hide

  • Techniques:

    Carved, perforated, tied

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected in 1912 by Christian Leden (1882-1957, Arctic explorer); purchased by MAI in 1917.

  • Catalog number:

    6/4998

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