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Gut parka (E168576)

Image | Hunters in kayak, c1909

Unangax hunters in a two-hatch kayak wearing chief’s hats (highly decorated hunting hats) and gut parkas. The hunter in front is poised to throw a dart from a throwing board. Umnak Island, Aleutian Islands, 1909.

From Waldemar Jochelson, “History, Ethnology, and Anthropology of the Aleut.”