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Bag ("marnguti"), made of eider duck feet.
- Production date
Height: 11.50 centimetres
Width: 14.50 centimetres
Depth: 15.25 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Such a bag is called "marnguti" in Inuktitut, and it would have been used for storing the material for wicks for seal oil lamps (qulliq).
- On display (G30/dc11)
- Exhibition history
2001 15 Feb-27 May, BM Room 35; Annuraaq: Arctic Clothing from Igloolik
2020-2021 October-Feb, London, BM, Arctic: culture and climate
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Purchased from Zipporah Innuksuk, Igloolik, by Jonathan King when doing fieldwork in Igloolik in November 2000.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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