Square Box and Cover

Artist:WoodlandsMicmac (Mi'Kmaq)

Medium: Birch bark, porcupine quill

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 20th century

Dimensions: 4 3/4 x 7 1/2 x 6 11/16 in. (12.1 x 19.1 x 17 cm)


Accession Number: 43.201.161a-b

Catalogue Description:
Quilled box with an arched lid over a rectangular base. It is executed in a complex geometric design in greens, browns, cream and yellow. It was probably made for the high-end tourist trade.

Brooklyn Museum