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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Achomawi (Pit River); possibly used by the Shasta  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Butterfly basket
Media/Materials:
Conifer root, redbud, bear grass
Techniques:
Twined
Dimensions:
7.5 x 13.5 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1900
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Joseph W. Keppler (1872-1956, a long-time friend of George Heye); acquired by George Heye circa 1906.
Catalog Number:
9540
Barcode:
009540.000
See related items:
Achomawi (Pit River)
Shasta
Containers and Vessels
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_10220