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Snowshoes

Description

A fish-shaped wooden armature with two cross pieces and woven with cat gut in three sections. It has an attached leather thong with a buckle for a foot.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Material
bentwood
lacquering
leather
metal
Object type
LTE--Human-Powered
Descriptive terms
bentwood
Bentwood
figure- and animal-derived motifs
fish
Fish
Lacquered
lacquering
leather
Leather
metal
SNOWSHOE
snowshoes
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
9.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.161AB
GUSN
11804

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