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Culture/People
Anishinaabe [Parry Island, Ontario]
Artist/Maker
Julia King, Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)
Object Name
Box with cover
Media/Materials
Birchbark, porcupine quills, sweetgrass
Techniques
Bent, stitched, dyed, quill embroidered
Dimensions
7.8 x 12.7 cm
Object Type
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place
Parry Island; Parry Sound District; Ontario; Canada
Archipelago
Great Lakes Islands
Island Name
Parry Island
Island Grouping
Georgian Bay Islands
Date created
1976
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in 1977; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/9989
Barcode
259989.000
See related items
Anishinaabe [Parry Island, Ontario]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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