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Object Number:97-84-112
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ojibwa
Provenience: United States of America
Michigan
Northern Michigan
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Birchbark
Porcupine Quills
Height: 8.3
Length: 17.7
Width: 17.7
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-112 - Old Museum Number
18008 - ANSP Number
II 291 - Gottschall Number

Description

Birchbark with quilled floral designs. Square bottom, insloping sides. Tie and tassel.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 291View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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