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Birdskin parka (E073030)

Image | Unalaska, 1790

A woman wears a decorated birdskin parka with feathers turned to the outside. Unalaska, 1790.

From Gawrila Sarytschew, Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the North-East of Siberia, the Frozen Ocean, and the North-East Sea; courtesy of the Göttingen State and University Library, sarytschew29.

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