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Pair of cream woollen socks with embroidered detailing in red, blue and purple wool around the top, which is folded down.

Details

socks
1974.167
Anthropology

2 items (description level: top)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  socks

Place
Frobisher Bay, North West Territories, Canada, North America, Americas
Additional place information
made or collected:  Frobisher Bay 
Culture
Inuit
Additional culture information
maker or user:  Inuit 

Materials & techniques
wool
Additional material & technique information
material: wool (overall)

Provenance
donor:  Shoebridge, P.I.  Undefined - 1974-07-17


Related objects
contains sock (1974.167.1) contains sock (1974.167.2)
Related subjects
maker or user: Inuit
object name: socks

Record created 2000-02-02
Record last updated 2019-08-03

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