- Museum number
Waterproof cap made of sea mammal gut, decorated with wool tufts, hair stitching, and with a sinew [?] drawstring.
- Production date
Diameter: 22.50 centimetres
Height: 10.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- With this is an old Truro label which reads: 'Skin cap, from the NW Coast of America, presented by Mrs Taylor' This probably goes with the parka which
precedes, 14. JCK 27/6/97.
- On display (G26/dc10)
- Exhibition history
1999 3 Mar-20 Jun, BM Room 35, Creative Solutions: Conservation of the Ethnographic Collections
2011-2020 2 Mar-11 Feb, BM Room 26; Gallery of North America, Case: "The Arctic"
2020-2021 October-Feb, London, BM, Arctic: culture and climate
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 1986 Am 18.225
Miscellaneous number: 225 (Truro number)