Box And Lid, Birchbark, Ottawa-ojibwa
Rectangular lidded birchbark box embroidered in colored porc. quills in floral motifs (top and sides). Note: a second box shown in seperate slide has same #. It is oval, lidded, with red and white stupped quill work and sides of lid and box, leaf motifs on lid. Note: a good example in good condition of MI. quillwork of 19th century.
1851 - 1900
Woodland Native American
3.5" h 6.75" w 4.25" d