Here we have a wonderful pair of old Bear Paw Snowshoes in good condition(some of the webbing is broken as you can see from the pictures) from the Ojibwa Manwan or Attikamek Aboriginal Tribe of Canada. The frames are made of hard wood and the webbing is animal gut also called Bubica or Babiche. Notice the thin webbing and intricate construction, which is a trade mark of Atikamekw snowshoes, and wonderful wide Bearpaw shape measuring 20 and 1/2 inches wide and 33 and 1/4 inches tall. These beautiful snowshoes will look stunning on the wall.
The item "Antique Ojibwa or Huron BEARPAW SNOWSHOES RARE" is in sale since Tuesday, August 08, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Canada\ Aboriginal". The seller is "curtyz_northern_treasures" and is located in Derby Line, Vermont. This item can be shipped worldwide.