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Birchbark bucket, ca. 1900

Contributed by Hudson Museum, Univ. of Maine

Indians stored meat, vegetables, clothes and trinkets in large birchbark containers.

This piece shows evidence of much use and repairs to the rim and base.


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  • Title: Birchbark bucket, ca. 1900
  • Creation Date: 1900
  • Subject Date: 1900
  • State: ME
  • Media: Birchbark
  • Local Code: HM 159
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Hudson Museum, Univ. of Maine
5746 Maine Center for the Arts, Orono, ME 04469
(207) 581-1902
http://www.umaine.edu/hudsonmuseum/

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