• Culture/People:

    Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)

  • Object name:

    Game call

  • Date created:

    1910-1925

  • Place:

    Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Birchbark, spruce root

  • Techniques:

    Folded, stitched

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Judge Nathan Bijur (1862-1930); inherited by Harry Bijur; purchased from Mr. and Mrs. Harry Bijur in 1946.

  • Dimensions:

    50 x 16 cm

  • Catalog number:

    20/8694

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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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