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Mush Paddle

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Object Number:70-9-488
Current Location: Native American Voices
Currently On Display
Culture:Delaware Culture
Lenape
Munsee
Provenience: Canada
Ontario
Six Nations Reservation
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Maker: Josiah Montour
Date Made: 1900-1925
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1925
Section:American
Materials:Maple Wood
Length: 42 cm
Width: 10 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970
Other Number:NA 1800 - Collector Number

Description

"Mush paddle or stirring stick of maple, made by Josiah Montour. Curve decorations represent corn growing?" Note in Speck's handwriting accompanying the object.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Culinary Expeditions: A Celebration of Food and Culture ( Apr 2014) View Objects in Exhibition
Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014) View Objects in Exhibition

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