Ojibwe ladle

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Titles Ojibwe ladle
Description Long wooden ladle with bowl that is at a right angle to the handle, used as a maple sugaring skimmer by the Grand Portage Chippewa. The wood has been blackened on the handle end and bowl, and the end of handle has a lip on the back and a hole through it.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 14 1/2 inches length
5 1/2 inches width
5 3/4 inches depth
Nomenclature ladle
Materials wood (plant material)
Creation Made by: Grand Portage Chippewa
Subjects Collected by: Densmore, Frances
Used in: Grand Portage Reservation, Cook County, Minnesota, United States
Used by: Ojibwe Indians
Ojibwe Indians -- Material culture.
Ojibwe Indians -- Food.
Indian. Tools & Equipment. Food Processing
Indian. Tools & Equipment. Food Service
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900 - Not later than 1930
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 6935.22.B (Accession Number)

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