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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Yurok  Search this
Collector:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Previous owner:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Seller:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Purse
Media/Materials:
Elk antler
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Collection History:
Collected by Grace Nicholson (1877-1948, a California basket collector and dealer) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI in 1923 from Grace Nicholson using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).
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Catalog Number:
12/2837
Barcode:
122837.000
See related items:
Yurok
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64e8e2f14-c3b9-4750-842d-fe4bce88bbce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_132229