Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of child's boots with liners
  • unknown Kalaallit (Greenland Inuit) maker
  • pair of child's boots with liners, mid 1800s–1895
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • sealskin, seal fur, appliqué, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 19 x 6 x 14 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 7 1/2 x 2 3/8 x 5 1/2 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0568.a,b
Label Text

This is a pair of dark brown sealskin boots with fur lining. They have light colored sealskin bands at the top of each boot with appliquéd detail.