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Basket and lid

Museum number:
2-71511a,b
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm210271511a@2cb
Accession number:
Acc.4532
Object count:
2
Description:
Basket with lid, coiled grass; reddish brown triangles form patter; a) basket, diamter 23.5 cm., h. 17cm.; b) lid with jadeite otter di-ial sewn on with sinew; diameter ca. 24 cm.
Donor:
Katherine Graburn and Nelson H.H. Graburn
Collection place:
Inukjuak, Quebec, Canada
Culture or time period:
Inuit
Maker or artist:
Abraham Povungnituk
Materials:
Jadeite
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Comment:
This object record was created because location data had been entered into the PHOEBE database without a corresponding object record. (J. Meehan 6/2003)
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