Native American, Kalaallitt (Greenland Eskimo)
Overall (of blueboard storage tray): 15.2 x 49.5 x 16.5 cm (6 x 19 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wood, fur, cloth
Not On View
Doll-like figure, articulated, carved of wood, dressed with high boots with black fur tops and embroidered decoration; fur jacket with embroidered panels on front; shirt with embroidered decoration; black/blue head band, with hair in pony tail wrapped in blue cloth; carrying separate baby in green check shirt within hood on back.
Acquired by the donor's husband, from local residents, while on a visit to Greenland in 1942.
Gift of Governor Carlton Skinner and Solange Skinner