Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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rope
  • Greenland Inuit peoples
  • rope, 1890s
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • bucksin, pigment, braiding
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 3 x 10.5 x 9 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 1/8 x 4 1/8 x 3 1/2 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5734
Description

The length of thin rope is made from braided buckskin, colored red. It is currently in a tight coil, and is self-wrapped.