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Object Number:97-84-46
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ojibwa
Provenience: United States of America
Minnesota
Red Lake
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Birchbark
Height: 19.5
Length: 25
Width: 17.8
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-46 - Old Museum Number
17999 - ANSP Number
II 211 - Gottschall Number

Description

Quadrangular base, oval mouth. For maple sugar storage.

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 211View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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