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Object Number: 70-9-74
Current Location: Collections storage
River Desert Band
Provenience: Canada
Culture Area: Northeast
Maker: Anne Cesar-piede
Length: 15cm
Width: 11cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970


Birchbark Rectangular basket with lid-leaf imprints decorate sides, on the sides maple leaf, a scared tree which gives its sap and sugar-ends have pitch of plant known as "frogs leggings" Basket used for sewing material storage by Anne Cesar-piece of cardboard with birchbark cut out pattern on it.


[Other] Wm. D. Morley, Inc. Inventory and Appraisement - Personal Property - The Estate of Samuel W. Pennypacker, 2nd, Dec'd. - Haldeman Road Schwenksville, RD 1 Penna. October 15, 1968. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 28View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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