Baby Cradle Wrapper

Copper Lillie, Canadian / Tutchone, 20th century, Tutchone, Dene (Athabascan), Burwash Landing, Yukon Territory, Canada, Subarctic

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collected 1948

Caribou hide, moose hide, and beads

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

48.50.10983

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Transportation: Human, Baby Carrier

Classification

Native American

Native American: Subarctic

Not on view

Publication History

Elmer Harp, Jr., North to the Yukon Territory via the Alcan Highway in 1948: Field Notes of The Andover-Harvard Expedition, Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 14.

Provenance

Puchased for the Dartmouth College Museum by Elmer Harp, Jr. (1913-2009), during the 1948 Andover-Harvard Yukon Expedition, from Copper Lillie (Mrs. Jimmie Johnson), Burwash Landing, Yukon Territory, 1948.

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