Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of boot liners
  • unknown Kalaallit (Greenland Inuit) maker
  • pair of boot liners, late 1800s–1895
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • buckskin
  • Object Height/Width/Length: a) 60 x 13 x 32 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: a) 23 5/8 x 5 1/8 x 12 5/8 in
    Object Height/Width/Length: b) 61 x 11.5 x 31.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: b) 24 x 4 1/2 x 12 3/8 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7453.a,b

This is a pair of tall, light tan buckskin boot liners. The sole, foot, and shaft are made from three separate pieces sewn together and the sole is slightly puckered at the toe and heel.