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Object Number:70-9-75
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cree
Provenience: Upper Great Lakes
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Birch Bark
Length: 16.5 cm
Width: 14 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Circular rim, square bottom. Birchbark, circular rim, square bottom-on the inside are two pieces of birch bark-one could be the rim of the cover to the container-the other is a lid but it appears to be too large to fit this container-another piece of birchbark appears to be the lid to the container.

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