BIRCH BARK QUILL DECORATED TRAY

Porcupine quill embroidered four lobed birch bark tray with unusual quill and root sectional binding, spruce root bound edges.

Ojibwa, Ontario, circa late 19th C

Elegantly applied dyed porcupine quill floral spray, twig and leaf design. An early example based on its use of root for binding

Some root edge loss and slight fading.

A 19th C Indigenous Canadian birch bark quill decorated tray, Ojibwa, Ontario

C$750.00Price
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    BLEMORA HERITAGE

    Phone:  705-645-1611

    E-mail:  blemora@muskoka.com