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pouch
  • Greenland Inuit peoples
  • pouch, late 1800s–1895
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • sealskin, seal fur
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 12 x 14 x 6.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 2 9/16 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7094
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Description

The small rectangular pouch is made of light brown seal fur. The opening and flap are edged with light brown sealskin, which is also down the seam. There is a small leather tie for closure.