Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Kalaallit (Greenland Inuit) maker
  • pouch, late 1800s–1895
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • sealskin, seal fur
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 13 x 15 x 5.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 5 1/8 x 5 7/8 x 2 3/16 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7093

The small rectangular pouch is made of light colored seal fur. The opening and the flap are edged with white sealskin leather. There is a small white leather tie for closure.