Figure for Midewiwin rituals (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
Menominee (Menomini)
Collector
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925
Object Name
Figure for Midewiwin rituals (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Wood, cotton cloth, silk cloth, mother-of-pearl buttons, lace, glass bead/beads, snail shell/shells, brass, vermilion/cinnabar
Techniques
Ribbonwork appliqué, strung
Dimensions
20.2 x 13.4 cm
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Keshena, Menominee Reservation; Menominee County; Wisconsin; USA
Date created
1800-1900
Collection History
Collected in 1917 by Alanson B. Skinner (1886-1925, MAI staff member) during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.
Catalog Number
6/8286
Barcode
068286.000
See related items
Menominee (Menomini)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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