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Band of red, white, blue and yellow loom-woven porcupine quills coloured with European aniline dyes and worked with sinew. Not yet attached to a tanned caribou skin band, so the cut ends of the quills are visible on the reverse side.

Dimensions: 655 x 45 mm.

Provenance: Dogrib.

Given by C. Ross, Fort Simpson, 1862.

Museum Number: National Museums of Scotland A.849.2