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Object Number:70-9-87
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cree
Provenience: Canada
Upper Great Lakes
Culture Area: Subarctic (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Birchbark
Technique:Basketry
Length: 18 cm
Width: 17 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Birchbark with circular rim and rectangular base. Leather handle attached. Decorated with imprints of leaves on the side that are darker brown than the rest of the bark. White bark is on the inside. The lid to the box is on the inside.


Bibliography:

[Other] Wm. D. Morley, Inc. Inventory and Appraisement - Personal Property - The Estate of Samuel W. Pennypacker, 2nd, Dec'd. - Haldeman Road Schwenksville, RD 1 Penna. October 15, 1968.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 28View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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