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Yarn

Museum number:
2-69194
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020069194
Accession number:
Acc.4385
Object count:
18
Description:
18 yarn samples on card reading "R.B. Burham Trading Post" with address of post. Yarns single ply; colors range from white to black, shades of red, brown and orange. NOT actual Navajo handspun yarn. See card for commercial color of yarn and sizes.
Donor:
Jean Moss and Roger Moss
Collection place:
Arizona
Verbatim coll. place:
Arizona
Culture or time period:
Navajo
Collector:
Jean Moss and Roger Moss
Collection date:
unknown
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
January 9, 1989
Context of use:
Used for selecting colors and sizes of yarns to be used in weavings. Commercial.
Department:
Native US and Canada (except California)
Dimensions:
21.7 centimeters and width 7.8 centimeters
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