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T0665
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Many Athapaskan Slavey mothers still follow the ancestral tradition of carrying older babies in baby belts. The baby sits swing-like on the belt and rests against the mother’s hip. Most baby belts are decorated with floral beadwork and some include the baby’s name and birth date.
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length 64 in ; width 4.5 in
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