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hood

Courtesy, National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution
Item: hood

Date: 1848

Area: Moose Factory

Catalogue number: National Museum of the American Indian 16/9880

Dimensions: Length without fringe 54cm; folded width 26cm; fringe 11.5cm

Technique: Silk cut, folded and finely stitched on to cloth; hood seam on back; lined with tartan silk.

Motifs: geometric

Collector: Dr. George Roper

References: Oberholtzer, Cath. 2000. Silk Ribbonwork: Unravelling the Connections. Papers of the Thirty-first Algonquian Conference. Ed. John D. Nichols. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba. Pp.272-289.