• Culture/People:

    probably Iroquois (attributed); collected from the Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg (Maniwaki Algonquin) [River Desert]

  • Object name:

    Brooch

  • Date created:

    1850-1900

  • Place:

    Ontario, Qu├ębec, New York; Canada, USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Silver

  • Techniques:

    Hammered, cutout

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1951) in 1928, possibly during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.

  • Catalog number:

    15/9454

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