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Chair

Object 985.035.031

Chair

Chair

A handmade wooden rocking chair with netted babiche back and seat. Parts of the frame are branches which have been minimally shaped. It came from Saint Peter’s Anglican Mission, which was built in 1893 in the original Hay River village on the east bank of the main channel of the Hay River.

Object Details
Accession No.985.035.031
MakerUnknown
Culture
Region
LocationHay River, Great Slave Lake
Date1900s
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Powder horn

Object 983.055.001

Powder horn

Powder horn

A powder horn made from a cow horn with leather strap. It was originally owned and used by Francois Drygeese at Enodah, or Trout Rock, a Yellowknives Dene village site on the North Arm of Great Slave Lake.

Object Details
Accession No.983.055.001
MakerUnknown
Culture
Region
LocationEnodah (Trout Rock), Great Slave Lake
DateEarly 1900s
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Standing iron

Object 999.007.002

Standing iron

Standing iron

This standing iron is a dog harness decoration composed of a padded wire shaft with a wool pompom on top. It would have been attached upright to the harness right behind the dog’s head. Dog mushers often dressed up their teams for special occasions especially over the Christmas and Easter holidays.

Object Details
Accession No.999.007.002
MakerDaniels, Bea
Culture
Region
LocationYellowknife, Great Slave Lake
Date1960s