From: Canada | Nova Scotia | Bear River

Curatorial Section: American

Object Number 58-34-6.1
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Micmac
Provenience Canada | Nova Scotia | Bear River
Culture Area Northeast Culture Area
Date Made pre 1911
Section American
Materials Birchbark

Rectangular base; oval mouth wrapped at edge; top which fits into mouth of container; rawhide strip handle and Made by peeling off bark; Red designs; base solid red; one side man shooting game birds with rifle; other side; man with dog hunting deer. Top: four bears in red and red border. Considerably darkened by age.

Height 15 cm
Length 27.5 cm
Width 18 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Elizabeth Smaltz (Mrs. Joseph E.), 1958

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