Birch Bark Canoe Model

Wendat (Huron), First Nation, Great Lakes Woodlands, Woodlands

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collected about 1900

Birch bark, porcupine quills, sweetgrass, thread

Overall: 13 3/4 × 2 3/8 × 4 1/8 in. (35 × 6 × 10.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Dr. Colin Campbell Stewart, III, Class of 1923

52.2.12867

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

19th century

Object Name

Model

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Zoe Elizabeth Smiley Stewart (1873-1965), Muskoka Reservation, Ontario, Canada, about 1900; given to her son, to Dr. Colin Campbell Stewart, III (1902-1961), Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1952.

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