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Cooking basket  (Food Gathering and Preparation)  "1950-1952"

Annie Wentz, Western Mono (Monache), ca. 1869-1969

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1950-1952

Materials:

Deer grass, bracken fern stem, sedge root

Techniques:

Coiled

Dimensions:

27.4 x 51.6 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Great Basin, Kutzadika'a (Mono Paiute), Native Americans, North America, Paiute, Western Mono (Monache)

City:

North Fork, North Fork Rancheria

County:

Madera County

State:

California

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Pomo Women's Club in 1952; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_278039

Catalog Number:

26/1932

Album Name:

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