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Penobscot artist

Gauge, before 1948

  • Wood, steel
  • Old Town, Maine, United States
  • L: 5 1/4 in, W: 1 3/4 in, D: 1 in (L: 13.3 cm, W: 4.4 cm, D: 2.5 cm)
  • Gift of Dr. Frank G. Speck, 1948
  • E27885
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Cayuga (Iroquois) artist

Drumstick, before 1948

  • Wood
  • northeast, Canada
  • L: 8 1/2 in, dia.: 5/8 in (L: 21.6 cm, dia.: 1.6 cm)
  • Gift of Dr. Frank G. Speck, 1948
  • E27913
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Akwesasne Mohawk (St. Regis) artist

Rattle, before 1948

  • Ash, wood, splint, plant material
  • Saint Regis Mohawk Reservation, New York, United States
  • H: 4 7/8 in, D: 2 3/8 in, W: 2 3/8 in (H: 12.4 cm, D: 6.0 cm)
  • Gift of Dr. Frank G. Speck, 1948
  • E27914
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Akwesasne Mohawk (St. Regis) artist

Button, before 1948

  • Glass, cotton
  • Saint Regis Mohawk Reservation, New York, United States
  • dia.: 3/4 in (dia.: 1.9 cm)
  • Gift of Dr. Frank G. Speck, 1948
  • E27938
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Tlingit artist

Mask, before 1949

  • Whale bone, abalone shell
  • British Columbia, Northwest Coast, North America
  • H: 6 3/4 in, W: 4 1/4 in, D: 1 in (H: 17.1 cm, W: 10.8 cm, D: 2.5 cm)
  • Gift of Mr. Stephen W. Phillips, 1949
  • E27974
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Dakota (Eastern Sioux) artist

Cradleboard, about 1840

  • Porcupine quill, leather, wood, metal
  • Great Plains, North America
  • H: 31 1/8 in, W: 15 1/4 in, D: 5 in (H: 79.1 cm, W: 38.7 cm, D: 12.7 cm)
  • Museum Purchase, 1949
  • E27984
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Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa) artist

Bag, late 19th-early 20th century

  • Cotton, wool, glass
  • Great Lakes, North America
  • H: 29 in, W: 20 1/2 in, D: 1/4 in (H: 73.7 cm, W: 52.1 cm, D: .6 cm)
  • Museum Purchase, 1949
  • E28006
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Sioux artist

Dress, 19th century

  • Velvet, dentalium shell, silk
  • Great Plains, North America
  • H: 26 1/2 in, W: 29 in, D: 1 1/4 in (H: 67.3 cm, W: 73.7 cm, D: 3.2 cm)
  • Museum Purchase, 1949
  • E28023
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Inuit artist

Tool, before 1949

  • Leather, ivory
  • Arctic, North America
  • L: 14 in, W: 3/8 in, D: 5/8 in (L: 35.6 cm, W: 1.0 cm, D: 1.6 cm)
  • Gift of Mr. Lawrence W. Jenkins, 1949
  • E28026
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Plains artist

Pair of spoons, 1850-1875

  • Horn, leather
  • Great Plains, United States
  • L: 16 1/8 in, W: 3 1/8 in, D: 2 in (L: 41.0 cm, W: 7.9 cm, D: 5.1 cm)
  • Gift of the Pennsylvania Historical Commission, 1949
  • E28305.1-2
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