Photographs (left to right): Mendon Ponds Park, Mendon, New York

Wampum Belt Archive


Kanesatake 'Eastern Door' Belt


Courtesy Six Nations Polytechic Institute

Conversation in Cultural Fluency Lecture Series



Mohawk Eastern Door Belt

Reproduction R. D. Hamell April 07 2018


Original Size:

Length: unknown: 304 columns by 7 beads wide


Beaded Length: 54.5 inches. Width: 3.75 inches. Total length with fringe: 78.5 inches.


Rows: 304 by 7 beads wide. Total: beads: 2,128


Warp: Leather. Weave: artificial sinew.



Similar to the Western Door-Eli Parker Belt with the exception of having 6 hexagons and 6 column shorter.



Hill, Rick. 2018. Personal Communications. Conversation in Cultural Fluency Lectures Series. Six Nations Polytechnic Institution, Grand River First Nation.