Aleut Basket (Aleutian Islands)
circa early 1800s
Catalog Number: 82-1-1/1
Round basket made of beach grass or wild rye with wool yarn and a heavy braided grass rim.
Catalog Number: 04-1-1/5
Male doll carved from wood and dressed in parka and boots, most likely made from caribou fur. Doll head and face are etched in ivory and whale bone.
Sled Bag (Arctic/Subarctic)
Catalog Number: 79-7-1/1
Babiche (strips of rawhide, sinew or gut used for sewing, lacing or fastening) netted bag. Made from smoke-tanned leather with a black velvet band and decorated with beaded floral designs. Designed to be attached between the handles of a snow sled.