- Museum number
Seal skin mittens, the palm and the wrist edge consisting of a separate darker piece sewn on.
Length: 9.50 inches
- Curator's comments
- Register 1921:
Mittens worn when paddling kayaks in summer and winter to avoid friction.
Hudson Bay Eskimo called Itivimiut.
This collection was obtained at Great Whale River Post of the Hudson Bay.
See Turner in 11th Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnography.
For Donor's list see ETH DOC 1207, no. 8.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: No 8 (Renouf's list (Eth. Doc. 1207))