People of the Waters - Fur Trade
OPM #:
2010.103.46
Object Name:
Needle
Description:
Bone mate needle made from the rib of a deer or bear. Used by Mrs. John Rain, a Menominee Indian woman from the Zoar Settlement, Neopit, WI, Menominee Indian Reservation. These needles were used in making mats and nets.
Collector:
Buckstaff, Ralph N.
Material:
Bone
Culture/Period:
Menominee
Dimensions:
H-3.8 W-1.3 L-29.8 cm
People:
Rain, Mrs. John
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