Object photography

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Object description

  • Eskimo artist
  • Rolls of processed intestine, before 1952
  • Intestine
  • Alaska, United States
  • W: 6 5/8 and 6 7/8 in, dia.: 2 in
  • Museum Purchase, 1960
  • E29488


This is two rolls of intestine used to make clothing. One roll is seal intestine and the other is sea lion intestine. The roll of sea lion intestine can be identified by the lighter stripe running through it.