Lidded Box

Mi‘kmaq (Micmac), Wabanaki, Northeast Woodlands, Woodlands

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collected 1960s

Dyed porcupine quills, wood and birch bark

Overall: 4 13/16 × 8 1/2 × 5 3/8 in. (12.3 × 21.6 × 13.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Putnam W. Blogett, Class of 1953, Tuck 1961

2013.91.4

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Box

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Charlotte T. Blodgett (1906-1996) and Wentworth Putnam Blodgett (1901-1980), in Maine, 1960s; given to their son, Putnam W. Blodgett (1931-2020), Lyme, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 2013.

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