Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of sioragdlit (boots with liners)
  • unknown Kalaallit (Greenland Inuit) maker
  • pair of sioragdlit (boots with liners), mid 1800s–1895
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • sealskin, seal fur, appliqué, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 65 x 12 x 26 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 25 9/16 x 4 3/4 x 10 1/4 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0569.a,b
Label Text

This is a pair of light pink or orange sealskin boots with brown soles. They have brown seal fur lining. There is a light colored band around the top and a light colored "Y" with appliquéd detail down the front.