Knife sheath

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Culture/People
Denésoliné (Chipewyan)
Collector
Daniel Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1866-1929
Previous owner
Daniel Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1866-1929
Donald A. Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1894-1960
Seller
Donald A. Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1894-1960
Object Name
Knife sheath
Media/Materials
Moose hide/skin, wool yarn, porcupine quills
Techniques
Quill woven/loomed quillwork, quill embroidered
Object Type
Personal items
Place
Lake Athabasca; Alberta; Canada
Collection History
Collected in 1900 by trapper and trading post operator Daniel Cadzow (1866-1929); given or transferred to his nephew Donald A. Cadzow (1894-1960, MAI staff member) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from Donald Cadzow in 1924.
Catalog Number
12/9974
Barcode
129974.000
See related items
Denésoliné (Chipewyan)
Personal items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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