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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Ksanka (Montana Kootenai)  Search this
Collector:
Dr. George Bird Grinnell, Non-Indian, 1849-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George Bird Grinnell, Non-Indian, 1849-1938  Search this
Donor:
Dr. George Bird Grinnell, Non-Indian, 1849-1938  Search this
Object Name:
Cradleboard
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide, wool cloth, glass bead/beads, brass tacks/bosses, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Carved, sewn, overlay beadwork, studded, laced
Dimensions:
99.50 x 33.00 x 14.50 cm
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
Montana; USA
Date created:
circa 1890
Collection History:
Collected by anthropologist, naturalist, and author George Bird Grinnell (1849-1938) at an unknown date; donated to MAI by George Bird Grinnell in 1922.
Catalog Number:
11/3182
Barcode:
113182.000
See related items:
Ksanka (Montana Kootenai)
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_121534