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Cradleboard

Culture/People:
Michigan Chippewa  Search this
Donor:
John Rhodes, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Estella Marina Silas (Estella Squanda/Now-qua-kee-shie-go quah [Noon-Day Lady]/Mrs. John Benjamin Silas), Michigan Chippewa, 1883-1976  Search this
Reverend John Benjamin Silas (She-bah-gee-shig [Hole in the Sky]), Michigan Chippewa, 1880-1948  Search this
Honoree:
Estella Marina Silas (Estella Squanda/Now-qua-kee-shie-go quah [Noon-Day Lady]/Mrs. John Benjamin Silas), Michigan Chippewa, 1883-1976  Search this
Reverend John Benjamin Silas (She-bah-gee-shig [Hole in the Sky]), Michigan Chippewa, 1880-1948  Search this
Object Name:
Cradleboard
Media/Materials:
Wood, spruce root, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Carved, bent, drilled, tied
Dimensions:
64.5 x 32.1 x 28.1 cm
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
Michigan; USA
Date created:
1760-1800
Catalog Number:
26/8634
Barcode:
268634.000
See related items:
Michigan Chippewa
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws639577bd2-7dc8-4574-9555-0acc8406bb0d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_401732
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