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Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Henry, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Bait container
Media/Materials:
Gourd, corn cob, cordage
Techniques:
Perforated
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Native Term:
cok co ba co'n ci i'n tco ha
Place:
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Collection History:
Collected from Albert Henry (Mississippi Choctaw) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
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Catalog Number:
1/8896
Barcode:
018896.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20045