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Snowshoe

Object Number:29-10-55A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Algonkin
Provenience: Canada
Quebec
Maniwaki
Culture Area: Northeast
Locus: Reservation 6 miles south of Maniwaki
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Purchased from Frederick Johnson (#1-93) / Gift of Frank Speck (#94-99), 1929

Description

A pair of wooden snowshoes, mitigag m k. Those are models of actual specimens which have been made by members of this band.

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