Caribou Skin Bag

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 On Exhibit
 

Women’s bags, made of the skin of caribou legs, were found in most Cree homes. These bags, of various sizes, were used to carry household effects. They lace up at the top and have a skin handle at each end.

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Category

Bags, Pouches and Containers, Hide and Fur Preparation
 

Zone

The Historical and Contemporary Legacy
 

Lending Institution / Lender

Adrian Tanner
 

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