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Covered basket with bird and whale design  (Containers and Vessels)  "circa 1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Sedge, cattail, cedar bark, bear grass, dye/dyes

Techniques:

Dyed, plaited, twined

Dimensions:

10 x 6 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Makah, Native Americans, North America, Northwest Coast, Southern Northwest Coast

City:

Neah Bay, Makah Reservation

County:

Clallam County

State:

Washington

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Leo J. Frachtenburg (1883-1930) between 1911 and 1916; acquired by George Heye/MAI in 1917.

Source ID:

NMAI_64590

Catalog Number:

5/9911

Album Name:

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