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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Cocopa  Search this
Previous owner:
Oo-roo, Cocopa  Search this
Collector:
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951  Search this
Object Name:
Basket baby-carrier
Media/Materials:
Wood, willow, mesquite bark, bark, cotton cloth, wool yarn
Techniques:
Twill-plaited
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
Near Somerton; Somerton, Cocopah Reservation; Yuma County; Arizona; USA
Collection History:
Collected from Oo roo' (Cocopa) in 1923 by Edward H. Davis (1862-1951, a rancher and field collector for MAI) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
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Catalog Number:
11/6932
Barcode:
116932.000
See related items:
Cocopa
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_126102