University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:2003-43-106
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ulchi
Evenk
Provenience: Siberia
Amur River
Culture Area: Siberia
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Hide
Bone
Glass
Metal
Leather
Technique:Carved
Lashed
Painted
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1899.1.106 - Other Number

Description

Oval shaped baby carrier frame consisting of two wooden U-shaped pieces of bent wood joined by pegs and some hide lashing; head supported by hide stretched on bottom of upper end; two cross supports at shoulder and knees attached with hide lashings; bones, beads and painted leather attached to end of carrier; movable awning frame of U-shaped bent wood attached by lashings to head area.


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