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Tunic, hood, boots, gloves and knife sheath (151481.000)

Image | Gwich’in man, c1879

A Gwich’in man wearing a beaded tunic collected by Edward W. Nelson (E064278), moccasins pants and a fire bag. Mouth of the Yukon River region, c1879.

Photo by Edward W. Nelson; courtesy of the National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution, GN SI 6362.

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