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Butterfly basket  (Containers and Vessels)  "circa 1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Conifer root, redbud, bear grass

Techniques:

Twined

Dimensions:

7.5 x 13.5 cm

Cultures:

Achomawi (Pit River), American Indians, California, Native Americans, North America, Northern California, Shasta

Site Name:

Northern California

State:

California

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Joseph W. Keppler (1872-1956, long-time friend of George Heye); acquired by Heye in 1906.

Source ID:

NMAI_10220

Catalog Number:

9540

Album Name:

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