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E027347 Kayak Model - Front, Inuit People, West Greenland, Arctic, North America. The kayak was used for both individual travel and hunting. Boys practiced from an early age to become expert kayakers in order to be successful hunters. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Stuart Humphreys
 
Summary:
E027347 - 17/1/1923, boat model, , West Greenland, , Greenland, America, North
Item Name:
boat model
Label:
Model of Kaiak with Harpoon. Inuit People, East Greenland. 1923.
Keywords:
model
Region:
West Greenland
Country:
Greenland
Collection Area:
America, North
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
17/01/1923
Registration Number:
E027347
Associated Stories:
Raven's Survival: Eskimo Spirit and Subsistence in the Far North
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