University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:70-9-79
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Algonkin
River Desert Band
Provenience: Northeast
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Fiber
Length: 53 cm
Width: 45 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Made of birchbark. Two leather shoulder straps on the flat portion which rests against the back. Leaf and flower omprints decorate the basket. Two wooden rims inside. The cover is inside also.


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