Baby Cradle

Copper Lillie, Tutchone / Canadian, 20th century
Dene (Athabascan)
First Nation


collected 1948

Barkbirch and spruce root

Overall: 14 15/16 × 9 7/16 in. (38 × 24 cm)

Overall: 9 13/16 in. (25 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Andover-Harvard Yukon Expedition



Place Made: Burwash Landing, Canada, North America


20th century

Object Name

Transportation: Human, Baby Carrier

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Subarctic

Not on view


Collected by Elmer Harp, Jr. on the Andover-Harvard Yukon Expedition, Burwash Landing, Yukon Territory, 1948; given to present collection, 1948.

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