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costume

Jacques Grasset de Saint-Sauveur

Femme de lysle de Nootka

Femme de lysle de Nootka

Habit of a Woman of the Christianoux

Habit of a Woman of the Christianoux

Sauvage iroquois

Sauvage iroquois

An Indian Warrior of Canada

An Indian Warrior of Canada

Iroquois allant à la Découverte (Iroquois going exploring)

Iroquois allant à la Découverte (Iroquois going exploring)

Sauvage du Canada (Wild Man of Canada)

Sauvage du Canada (Wild Man of Canada)

Homme Acadien (Acadian Man)

Homme Acadien (Acadian Man)

Homme & Femme Ottawas

Homme & Femme Ottawas

Man and woman from the Nipissing tribe

Man and woman from the Nipissing tribe

Homme et Femme Iroquois

Homme et Femme Iroquois

Sauvagesse de la Baye de Hudson

Sauvagesse de la Baye de Hudson

Artist: Grasset de Saint-Sauveur, Jacques, 1757-1810

These are a selection from Library and Archives Canada

costume

Arctic clothing

 

Inuit amauti or tuilli (woman’s parka) ca. 1890–1925 Iqluligaarjuk (Chesterfield Inlet), Nunavut, Canada Parka: caribou skin, glass beads, stroud cloth, caribou teeth, and metal pendants; needlecase: ivory, seal hide; carrying strap with toggles: caribou hide, ivory 143 x 65 cm

Inuit amauti or tuilli (woman’s parka) ca. 1890–1925 Iqluligaarjuk (Chesterfield Inlet), Nunavut, Canada Parka: caribou skin, glass beads, stroud cloth, caribou teeth, and metal pendants; needlecase: ivory, seal hide; carrying strap with toggles: caribou hide, ivory 143 x 65 cm

 

Cree misko takiy (hide coat) ca. 1780–1820 Alberta, Canada Moose hide, paint, porcupine quill, hair 125 x 160 cm

Cree misko takiy (hide coat) ca. 1780–1820 Alberta, Canada Moose hide, paint, porcupine quill, hair 125 x 160 cm

 

Kenneth Kaiona (Copper Inuit, ca. 1850–d.?), dance cap ca. 1920 Coronation Gulf, Alaska Caribou hide, ermine fur, yellow-billed loon skin, sinew, wool, cotton fabric 20 x 23 x 32 cm Gift of John D. Ferguson

Kenneth Kaiona (Copper Inuit, ca. 1850–d.?), dance cap ca. 1920 Coronation Gulf, Alaska Caribou hide, ermine fur, yellow-billed loon skin, sinew, wool, cotton fabric 20 x 23 x 32 cm Gift of John D. Ferguson

http://www.nmai.si.edu/exhibitions/infinityofnations/arctic-subarctic.html

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