• Culture/People:

    Algonquin (Algonkin)

  • Object name:

    Box with cover with weasel (?) design

  • Date created:

    circa 1950

  • Place:

    Eastern Canada; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Birchbark, spruce root, wood, hide thong/babiche

  • Techniques:

    Bent, folded, stitched, etched

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Helen Pep Grodka (1898-1982); donated to MAI by Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (her daughter) and Harry W. Blumenthal circa 1983.

  • Dimensions:

    23 x 19 cm

  • Catalog number:

    25/1664

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