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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Achomawi (Pit River)  Search this
Collector:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Previous owner:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Thyra Maxwell, Non-Indian, 1903-1972  Search this
Seller:
Thyra Maxwell, Non-Indian, 1903-1972  Search this
Object Name:
Winnowing basket
Media/Materials:
Hazel, pine root/roots, bear grass, cotton twine/string
Techniques:
Twined
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Collection History:
Collected before 1930 by Grace Nicholson (1877-1948, a California basket collector and dealer); inherited by Grace Nicholson's assistant Thyra Maxwell (1903-1972); purchased by MAI from Thyra Maxwell in 1968.
Catalog Number:
24/6930
Barcode:
246930.000
See related items:
Achomawi (Pit River)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_262640