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Basket material

Museum number:
1-214024
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010214024
Alternate number:
6 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.1437
Object count:
1
Description:
Basketry material. Fiber; hazel rods, coarse.
Donor:
American Indian Film Project and Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Klamath (CDP), Del Norte County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Del Norte; Klamath
Culture or time period:
Yurok
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
August 1961
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
6.1 Cradles and Swaddling and 8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1961
Context of use:
Used for making cradle warp rods. Upon these smaller rods are twined (back and forth) (plain twining).
Department:
Native California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Native name: "ho' lith" (hazel rods).
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