Elm Bark Corn Bread Tray

Haudenosaunee (Iroquois)
Northeast Woodlands


Elm bark with elm inner bark (bast) lashing and a white ash rim splint

Overall: 16 15/16 × 16 15/16 × 5 5/16 in. (43 × 43 × 13.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Capt. Herbert L. Shuttleworth II, Class of 1935



Place Made: United States, North America

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Processing

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Exhibition History

The Arts of Native America, The Eastern Woodland: Algonkian and Iroquois, Dartmouth College Museum and Galleries, Anthropology and History Collections, East Gallery, Wilson Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 6-November 11, 1979.


Captain Herbert L. Shuttleworth II (1913-2010), Amsterdam, New York; given to present collection, 1943.

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