Section Notes & News February 2020.
January's Quiz Answer.
This object is of some age and hand made. It is used by a particular group or race of people who inhabit the far northern areas of the world.
The object is a form of eye protection used by Eskimos of northern Canada. It is used mainly to stop the bright sunlight that is reflected from the surface of the snow that can cause "Snow Blindness".
These are a pair of German made goggles that use a slit to prevent rain and snow stinging the eyes. A similar idea the Eskimo type.
February's Quiz Question.
These objects come in pairs. They are made of hard wood. There is a modern equivalent. What are they?
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