Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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male doll
  • unknown Kalaallit (Greenland Inuit) maker
  • male doll, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • seal fur, leather, cloth
  • Object Height/Width: 39 x 20 cm
    Object Height/Width: 15 3/8 x 7 7/8 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0604
Label Text

The human figure is wearing a brown fur parka with the hood raised over the head, and brown fur pants. It has light brown leather boots with fur trim at the top. The parka is edged with lighter brown leather at the hood, cuffs, and waistband.