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Quill Work on Birch Bark

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Floral Quillbox
Floral Quill Box, 1988

Lahy Bailey-Saginaw Chippewa 
Porcupine quills, birch bark, sweetgrass, thread 4 1/2" x 2"

Star Quillbox
Star Quillbox, Date Unknown

Artist Unknown-Manitoulin Island
Porcupine quills, birch bark, sweetgrass, thread 5 1/2" x 3 3/4"

Raised Star Quillbox, Date Unknown

Artist Unknown-Manitoulin Island
Porcupine quills, birch bark, sweetgrass, thread 3 1/2" x 2 1/2"

Floral Raised Quillbox
Floral Raised Star Quillbox, 1974

Artist Unknown-Saugeen Indian Ojibway Nation
Porcupine quills, birch bark, sweetgrass, thread 4" x 1 3/4"

Round Mat
Round Mat, 1977

Artist Unknown
Porcupine quills, birch bark, sweetgrass, thread 8"

Square Mat, 1982

Artist Unknown-Odawa
Birch bark, porcupine quills, sweetgrass, thread 7"

Oval Mat
Oval Mat, 1977

Artist Unknown

Birch bark, porcupine quills, sweetgrass, thread 6 1/2" x 8 1/4"

Round Mat
Star Quillbox, Date Unknown

Artist Unknown-Odawa
Birch bark, porcupine quills, sweetgrass, thread 7 3/4"

Raised Star Quillbox, Date Unknown

Sabattis Tomah-
Passamaquoddy, Maine
Birch bark, cedar, split spruce root 11 7/8" x 8 7/8" x 13"

 

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