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Culture/People:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Amerind Gallery  Search this
Object Name:
Box with cover
Media/Materials:
Birchbark, porcupine quills, sweetgrass, thread, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Bent, stitched, dyed, quill embroidered
Dimensions:
4.4 x 8.2 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Date created:
1973
Collection History:
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Amerind Gallery (Washington, DC) in 1973; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
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Catalog Number:
26/616
Barcode:
260616.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276783