Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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skein of cord
  • Saanich peoples
  • skein of cord, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Washington, United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • cedar bark
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: .01) 30 x 27 x 10.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: .01) 11 3/4 x 10 5/8 x 4 1/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6177.01
Description
Exhibitions

The large skein of cord is made from twisted cedar bark. It is doubled over near the middle. It is light brown.