We Live Securely by the Land


Shallow vessel of cut and folded birchbark with a square base. Stitched with split spruce roots; the rim wrapped with spruce roots and orange goose quills.

Dimensions: 180 x 70 mm.

Provenance: Dogrib, Fort Rae, Great Slave Lake.

Given by B.R. Ross, Fort Simpson, 1859.

Museum Number: National Museums of Scotland A.481.11