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Object Number:97-84-173
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ottawa
Provenience: United States of America
Michigan
Northern Michigan
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Birchbark
Sweetgrass
Porcupine Quills
Height: 5.9
Length: 24.6
Width: 23.3
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-173 - Old Museum Number
18145 - ANSP Number
II 253 - Gottschall Number

Description

Birchbark with sweet grass edges and quilled floral design (damaged). square bottom, flaring sides. With eight scallops.

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 253View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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