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Basket bowl  (Containers and Vessels)  "1929-1931"

Mary Knight Benson (Mrs. William Benson), Pomo, 1878-1930/William Benson, Pomo, 1862-1937

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1929-1931

Materials:

Sedge, willow, bulrush

Techniques:

Coiled

Dimensions:

58.5 x 34 x 10 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, California, Central California, Native Americans, North America, Pomo

State:

California

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Commissioned from the artist Mary Knight Benson by Grace Nicholson (1877-1948, California basket collector and dealer); inherited by Nicholson's assistant, Thyra Maxwell (1903-1972); purchased by MAI in 1968.

Source ID:

NMAI_257821

Catalog Number:

24/2118

Album Name:

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