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Basket and lid

Museum number:
2-59585a,b
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Accession number:
Acc.3282
Object count:
2
Description:
Coiled globular willow basket with lid. (a) Basket, remnant of handle (?) attachments inside at two places; (b) lid with knob at center.
Donor:
Mrs. Bernice Wetterwik
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Louis Levy
Collection date:
1879-1947
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
height 15.5 centimeters and diameter 17.5 centimeters
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