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Basket hat  (Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses)  "1800-1830"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1800-1830

Materials:

Cedar bark, spruce root, paint

Techniques:

Twined, painted

Dimensions:

37.2 x 21 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, North America, Northwest Coast, Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka), Southern Northwest Coast

Site Name:

Vancouver Island

State:

British Columbia

Island Name:

Vancouver Island

Archipelago:

Vancouver Island Group

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Horatio N. Rust (1828-1906, an amateur anthropologist and rancher in South Pasadena, California); transferred to the Free Museum of Science and Art (later the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania) at an unknown date; received by George Heye through an exchange with the Free Museum of Science and Art in 1908.

Source ID:

NMAI_20597

Catalog Number:

1/9427

Album Name:

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