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125278
snow goggles;:;lunettes de neige
CD94-686
S89-1832

Artifact NumberIX-C:2846
Current Cultural AffiliationsInuit;:;inuite
All AffiliationsInuit;:;inuite
Category03: personal artifacts;:;03 : objets personnels
03: personal artifacts;:;03 : objets personnels
Sub-categoryC160: personal gear;:;C160 : accessoire personnel
C140: clothing accessory;:;C140 : accessoire vestimentaire
Place of OriginCountry - Canada, Province - Northwest Territories;:;Pays - Canada, Province - Territoires du Nord-Ouest
Country - Canada, Province - Nunavut;:;Pays - Canada, Province - Nunavut
Place of UseCountry - no entry;:;Pays - pas d'entrée
MeasurementsHeight 0.4 cm, Length 11.5 cm, Width 4.1 cm, Thickness 1.6 cm;:;Hauteur 0.4 cm, Longueur 11.5 cm, Largeur 4.1 cm, Épaisseur 1.6 cm
Earliest Possible Date1000
Latest Possible Date1600
CaptionPrehistoric Inuit Snow-Goggles, circa 1200;:;Lunnettes à neige préhistorique inuit, vers 1200
Additional InformationThe ivory snow-goggles, designed to protect the wearer from snow-blindness while hunting or travelling on spring ice, were found in an early Inuit house in the eastern Arctic.;:;Le masque d'ivoire, conçu pour protéger chasseurs et voyageurs contre l'éclat de la neige, a été découvert dans une ancienne habitation inuite de l'est de l'Arctique.
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330043
CD97-320
S95-32575
330046
CD97-320
S95-32576
5217045
5217046
5270831
CD94-690-012
S91-918





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