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Box Lid

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Object Number:97-84-141B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ottawa
Provenience: United States of America
Michigan
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Birchbark
Sweetgrass
Porcupine Quills
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-141B - Old Museum Number
18098 - ANSP Number
II 285 - Gottschall Number

Description

Birchbark with sweet grass binding. Quilled in floral design -- pink and purple, orange and green. Circular. Fitted lid, probably from another box.

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 285View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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