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Bentwood Toolbox
Bentwood Toolbox
Date:
1890–1910
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood, Hide
Dimensions:
4 3/4 x 14 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Yup'ik
Accession Number:
2007.21.184
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Oval shape with bentwood sides, carved with horizontal grooves, overlapping in the center and held together by two seams of spruce root. The loosely fitted cover is attached with two leather hinges. The lid lacks a handle and hide closure loop.

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