Cradleboard

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Culture/People
Attikamekw (Tete De Boule Cree) [Weymontachie Band, Saint Maurice River, Quebec]
Collector
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980
Expedition sponsor
Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Incorporated (Viking Fund, Inc.), 1941-
Object Name
Cradleboard
Media/Materials
Wood, cotton cloth, commercial leather thong, paint
Techniques
Carved, painted, sewn, laced
Object Type
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place
Wemotaci Reserve (Weymontachingue, Weymontachie); Mauricie Region; Québec; Canada
Collection History
Collected in 1953 by William F. Stiles (1912-1980, MAI curator) during MAI fieldwork sponsored by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.).
Catalog Number
22/1956
Barcode
221956.000
See related items
Attikamekw (Tete De Boule Cree) [Weymontachie Band, Saint Maurice River, Quebec]
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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