Tools for shredding cedar bark

  • Exhibition Text

    • Strips of bark were placed over the edge of a board or old canoe and beaten with these implements.

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  • Collection Information

    • (CEDARBARK BREAKER)
      Catalog No: 16 / 4922 Field No: 40
      Culture: QUINAULT
      Locale: WA
      Regions: NORTHWEST COAST, OREGON SEABOARD, PLATEAU
      Country: USA
      Material: BONE
      Dimensions: L:25.6 W:16.6 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1898 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: FARRAND, LIVINGSTON

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      (CEDARBARK BREAKER)
      Catalog No: 16 / 4923 Field No: 41
      Culture: QUINAULT
      Locale: WA
      Regions: NORTHWEST COAST, OREGON SEABOARD, PLATEAU
      Country: USA
      Material: WOOD
      Dimensions: L:30.6 W:15.2 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1898 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: FARRAND, LIVINGSTON

      See this object in the Anthropology Collections Database