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Basket

Museum number:
2-44823
Permalink:
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Accession number:
Acc.2311
Object count:
1
Description:
Coiled basket; sub-globular; faded gray designs.
Donor:
Stuart C. Way
Collection place:
The Emporium Company, Carson City, Nevada
Production place:
Nevada
Culture or time period:
Paiute
Maker or artist:
Jennie Dick
Collector:
Carson Emporium and Stuart C. Way
Collection date:
unknown
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1967
Context of use:
Said to ba a mortuary basket.
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
height 10 centimeters and diameter 16 centimeters
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