|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Credit Line:||Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003|
|Other Number:||1899.1.82 - Other Number|
Cylindrical birchbark container; upper and lower rims formed by several layers of wood strips bound by wood splints; cylinder formed by a continuous band of brown birchbark; inner surface lined with a strip of white birchbark; decorative band (9.5 cm wide) of black cut-out birchbark applique applied to outer surface of the container; stylized scrollwork is main design element of this band; curvilinear incising appears on the birchbark near the upper and lower rims of the container; leather thong handles attached to opposite sides of the container.
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