Birch Bark Container

Dene (Athabascan)


collected 1920s-1930s

Birch bark

Overall: 13 3/8 × 14 9/16 × 4 5/16 in. (34 × 37 × 11 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Doris Meltzer



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Subarctic

Not on view


Mrs. Clark, Kuskokwim, Alaska; collected by Axel Rasmussen, in the 1920's and 1930's [until his death in 1945]; Earl Stendahl; to Doris Meltzer, Meltzer Gallery, New York; given to present collection, 1963.

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