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atkuk “parka”
Язык: Central Yup'ik

This is from—I don’t know. A place where they have lots of muskrats!

—Neva Rivers, 2002

This man’s parka is made from more than 40 muskrat bellies. It has a wolf and wolverine-trimmed hood and white caribou fur trim Muskrat makes a very warm coat that is also light in weight.

Культура: Yup’ik
Регион: Southwest Alaska
Категрия предмета: Clothing
Тип предмета: Parka
Дата поступления: 1897
Источник: E. W. Nelson (collector)
Музей: Национальный музей естественной истории
Идентификационный номер музея: E176103