People of the Waters - Natural Resources
OPM #:
1998.22.212
Object Name:
Plant Material, Worked
Description:
Birchbark roll containing strips of red-dyed basswood fiber. Along one edge of the roll are 8 perforations.
Comments:
From the Arthur P. Kannenberg collection. He recorded the following in his catalog: "Bundle of red dyed, peeled baswood fiber which is used for decorating and sewing. It is wrapped in a sheet of birchbark. (Acquired from) Mrs. Charlie Ductchman."
Collector:
Kannenberg, Arthur P.
Material:
Bark/Wood
Culture/Period:
Menominee
Dimensions:
H-10 W-12 L-24 cm
People:
Dutchman, Louise
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