Split spruce root; twined; woman's rattle top basket; stones in knob of lid; designs on body are Cross, Crossing and Labret; on lid - Fireweed and Half Head of Salmon Berry. Measures 5 x 8.9 cm (2 in. x 3-1/2 in.).
Tall cylindrical basket made of spruce root with fern and grass false embroidery designs. The Crossing pattern (kaysh-ken) is the main motif, in dark fern, with grass dyed yellow filling in the negative space of the cross. Measures 19 x 21.5 cm.
One of the original mask of caribou hide stitched together like patchwork. Ear and nose attached. Teeth attached in open mouth; 8 each in upper and lower "jaw"; mustache beard of white hair. Eyebrows/lashes formed by out-turned, hair-side of skin....
One pair of leather work gloves that have a beaded section
on the front, bordered with brown beaver fur. The
beadwork design shows two flowers at the top and a bush
plane below. There is a white background and the section is
bordered with red and...
String necklace strung with bear claws and white plastic
beads. Bear claws have holes drilled near base of claw.
Claws are filled with different material, including a green
putty ? , white putty ? and a grey putty ?. Some are
polished to shine....
Soft-bodied doll with leather facial features in black stitch.
Parka of muskrat belly trimmed with white and black calf
skin in zigzag design with beaver, wolf ruff. Mittens are
commercial leather with mouton tops, mittens have blue,
pink and white...