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U981.2.44
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Birch Bark Container)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Sub-Arctic; Woodlands Canada; United States
Cultural Group : Sub-Arctic, Woodland
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Bark, Birch; Fibre
Support / Technique :
Object Type : baskets (containers)
Visual Description : Large round birch-bark container with eight slits that are unobtrusively sewn to create bowl shape. Edge is covered by coil stitch that enters the bark on the inside of the box in a step design. This stitch was once dyed red in places.
Accession # : U981.2.44
Width (cm) : 33.50
Height (cm) : 11.50
Depth (cm) : 33.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Commander and Mrs. A.J. Tullis to the UVic Department of Anthropology, University of Victoria
Artist Statement :