Object photography

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Object description

  • Penobscot artist
  • Cup, before 1927
  • Wood, leather
  • Northeastern United States
  • L: 3 3/4 in, W: 2 in, D: 1 1/4 in (L: 9.5 cm, W: 5.1 cm, D: 3.2 cm)
  • E21443


This is cup made to be worn on a belt. The object is a small oval bowl carved from tree burl. It has a very short perforated handle to take a short thong with a wooden toggle.