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  • Greenland Inuit peoples
  • line with toggle, 1845–1895
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • sealskin, ivory, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 35 x 12.5 x 4 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 13 3/4 x 4 15/16 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5767.01
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Description

2007.5767.01: Brown sealskin line with a flat, narrow piece of ivory at one end and a second piece of ivory near it. The end of the line is strung through both pieces. The other end of the line broken.

In use, the line is doubled over and the end looped around the sealskin loop in 2007.5767.03.