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Date
1930 – 1960
Material
skin
Catalogue Number
112.01.0026 a,b
Description
Two tanned, flat open river otter pelts: a) A short thick glossy brown fur becoming very light and silvery on the sides of the head (throat) with a long dark tail with a thick base. There are several small holes in the head (eyes, ears, etc). The fur is marked with “UU.NN $65.00” on the head, “A.…
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Title
Lutra Canadensis Pelts
Date
1930 – 1960
Material
skin
Dimensions
50.0 (a); 44.0 (b) x 173.0 (a); 159.0 (b) cm
Description
Two tanned, flat open river otter pelts: a) A short thick glossy brown fur becoming very light and silvery on the sides of the head (throat) with a long dark tail with a thick base. There are several small holes in the head (eyes, ears, etc). The fur is marked with “UU.NN $65.00” on the head, “A.H. &S. Ltd - Montreal - Can” stamped inside an ovel on the body, and with “UN,” “WM” and “32” perforated at the tail.b) A short thick glossy brown fur becoming silvery at the edges (belly and throat) with a long thick tail. There are many small holes in the head (eyes, ears, etc). The fur is marked “EI BN --66” on the head with “EB” and other illegible initials perforated at the tail.
Subject
households
animals, river otter
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
112.01.0026 a,b
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