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Burden basket  (Containers and Vessels)  "circa 1890"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1880-1900

Materials:

Pine root/roots, willow, redbud, wood

Techniques:

Twined, full-twist overlay

Dimensions:

39 x 35.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, California, Central California, Maidu, Mountain Maidu (Northeastern Maidu), Native Americans, North America, Northern California, Shasta

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_10219

Catalog Number:

9539

Album Name:

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