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Jump Dance basket  (Ceremonial/Ritual items)  "circa 1905"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1900-1910

Materials:

Willow, conifer root, bear grass, maidenhair fern stem, hide, flicker feather/feathers (red-shafted flicker), sinew, paint

Techniques:

Twined, stitched, painted, tied

Dimensions:

64 x 9 x 19 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, California, Karuk (Karok), Native Americans, North America, Northern California

State:

California

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Grace Nicholson (1877-1948, California basket collector and dealer) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI in 1927 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).

Source ID:

NMAI_162988

Catalog Number:

15/1865

Album Name:

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