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Catalog Number 2005.3.26a
Object Name Box
Description Base portion of the round birch bark box and lid. The birch bark box has a porcupine quill decoration. Circling the sides of the round box is a cross hatching pattern made of cream coloured and brown porcupine quills with pink, maroon, orange, and yellow crosses stiched at intervals ontop of the cross hatching. The edges of the box have been wrapped in a raffia material; and the box has been sewn together with a black thread.
Date ?
Material Bark/Wood/Quills
Dimensions H-5.3 Dia-12.3 cm
Lexicon category 7: Distribution & Transportation Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Container
Diameter (cm) 12.3
Height (cm) 5.3