Twined Quivers & Twined Helmets

The twined quivers and twined helmets on this page were designed for use during Vermont's statewide Quadricentennial Celebration, which honored the 400th anniversary of Samuel de Champlain's voyages to the new world.



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Twined Helmet

Adult sized, closed  twine helmet was also designed and created with inspiration from  drawings by Samuel de Champlain.  Previously exhibited  at the Institute for American Indian Studies.

Made from red dyed, natural hemp and turkey feathers.








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Twined Quiver 

Adult sized, closed twined quiver with  strap.  Does not include bow or arrows. Although this quiver is based on 17th century drawing by Samuel de Champlain, the size has been adjusted to accommodate trekking and canoeing.  Currently on exhibit at The Institute for American Indian Studies.

Made from natural and red dyed heavy weight hemp. 4" x 24" long.






Child sized, twined quiver


Small Twined Quiver

Child sized, open twined quiver with adjustable twined strap. Lined in birch bark for added strength. Does not include bow or arrows. Now in the Chickasaw Nation Cultural Center. Made from natural jute. 3 " x 12" tall.



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