From: Alaska | Upper Copper River

Curatorial Section: American

View All (3) Object Images

Object Number 93-1-1A
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Ahtna
Provenience Alaska | Upper Copper River
Culture Area Subarctic Culture Area
Creator Mrs. John of Mentasta
Section American
Materials Moose Hide | Beaver Fur | Wool

A pair of moose hide mittens with hide side fringe; beaver fur trim; red, green and white wool yarn harness; and floral pattern in orange, black, white, navy, green, red, and royal blue grass rocaille beads. Made by Mrs. John of Mentasta; worn by Mary Anne Billum; given to donor by Mable M. Hash, granddaughter of Mrs. Billum.

Length 32.5 cm
Credit Line Gift of Frederica de Laguna, 1993

Report problems and issues to