Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of men's boots with liners
  • unknown Kalaallit (Greenland Inuit) maker
  • pair of men's boots with liners, late 1800s–1895
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • seal fur, sealskin
  • Object Height/Width/Length: a) 60 x 12 x 33 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: a) 23 5/8 x 4 3/4 x 13 in
    Object Height/Width/Length: b) 58.5 x 12 x 32 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: b) 23 1/16 x 4 3/4 x 12 5/8 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7090.a,b

The seal fur boots are darker brown on the front and lighter brown on the back. They have dark brown sealskin leather soles and seal fur liners.