Elm Bark Container

Haudenosaunee (Iroquois), Northeast Woodlands, Woodlands


collected early 20th century

Elm bark with white ash rim splint and basswood inner bark lashings

Overall: 13/16 in. (2 cm)

Overall: 14 x 9 13/16 x 8 1/4 in. (35.5 x 25 x 21 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name



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.


Collected by Albert Green Heath (1888-1953), early 20th century; sold to Logan Museum of Anthropology, Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin, 1955; sold to present collection, 1956.

Old Number

Heath # X573

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