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Woman’s summer outfit: Belt

Band of loom-woven red and white porcupine quills mounted on tanned caribou skin. Stitched to dress at waist centre-back, and tying at front with thongs.

Dimensions: 1370 x 37 mm.

Provenance: Dogrib.

Given by B.R. Ross, Fort Simpson, 1860.

Museum Number: National Museums of Scotland A.558.3 A