• Culture/People:

    Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)

  • Object name:


  • Date created:

    circa 1950

  • Place:

    Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Birchbark, spruce root

  • Techniques:

    Bent, folded, stitched

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly in the collection of Christian F. Schuster (1868-1957) and possibly collected by him when he lived with the Blackfeet in the 1920s; purchased by MAI from Christian Schuster in 1953.

  • Dimensions:

    17 x 15 x 7.5 cm

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Anishinaabe exhibit in the "Our Universes" gallery on the 4th floor

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