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Basketry material

Museum number:
2-59540
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020059540
Accession number:
Acc.3145
Object count:
1
Description:
Bundle. Used for basket making. Xerophyllum tenax leaves.
Donor:
Lloyd W. Swift
Collection place:
Northwest Coast, United States
Verbatim coll. place:
; Northwest Coast
Culture or time period:
Northwest Coastal People
Collector:
Josephine Hall Bishop
Collection date:
1917
Taxon:
Xerophyllum tenax
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
June 16, 1975
Context of use:
Used in manufacture of baskets.
Department:
Native US and Canada (except California)
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