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Material for basketmaking

Culture/People:
probably Hupa (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Vivien R. Hailstone (Vivien Risling), Yurok/Karuk (Karok)/Hupa, 1913-2000  Search this
Object Name:
Material for basketmaking
Media/Materials:
Willow, spruce root, bear grass, maidenhair fern stem, woodwardia fern, alder bark
Techniques:
Split, braided
Dimensions:
32.1 x 7 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Materials: Prepared
Place:
Hoopa, Hoopa Valley Reservation; Humboldt County; California; USA
Date created:
1966-1967
Catalog Number:
25/5934
Barcode:
255934.000
See related items:
Hupa
Materials: Prepared
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f07dc8f5-765e-4fd0-960f-7c373fcc98c0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271800
Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
probably Karuk (Karok) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Willow, conifer root, bear grass, maidenhair fern stem
Techniques:
Twined, false-embroidered, half-twist overlay
Dimensions:
12.4 x 16.3 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Lower Klamath River; Del Norte County, Humboldt County; California; USA
Date created:
circa 1950
Catalog Number:
25/8379
Barcode:
258379.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ca5af4ef-d015-4b08-b812-42b175262595
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274319
Online Media:

Woman's headband for Jump Dance ceremony.

Culture/People:
Hupa  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Wendy George (Wendy Ferris-George), Hupa/Yurok/Karuk (Karok)/Chimariko  Search this
NMAI agent:
Emil Her Many Horses (EHMH), Oglala Lakota [Pine Ridge]  Search this
Seller:
Wendy George (Wendy Ferris-George), Hupa/Yurok/Karuk (Karok)/Chimariko  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's headband for Jump Dance ceremony.
Media/Materials:
Porcupine quills, twine/string
Techniques:
Braided, tied
Dimensions:
1.5 x 22 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Hoopa, Hoopa Valley Reservation; Humboldt County; California; USA
Date created:
2002
Catalog Number:
25/8425
Barcode:
258425.000
See related items:
Hupa
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Our Universes, Hupa
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b9206c42-7264-47e5-ade2-979490b58314
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274365
Online Media:

Bowl

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Josephine Peters (Josephine Grant Peters), Karuk (Karok)/Shasta, b. 1922  Search this
IACB source:
Josephine Peters (Josephine Grant Peters), Karuk (Karok)/Shasta, b. 1922  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint, glaze
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, painted, glazed
Dimensions:
7.5 x 12.1 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Hoopa Valley Reservation; Humboldt County; California; USA
Date created:
1966
Catalog Number:
25/9725
Barcode:
259725.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68ea988a7-4b29-4867-b464-c5dfaa028b89
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275814
Online Media:

Bowl

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Josephine Peters (Josephine Grant Peters), Karuk (Karok)/Shasta, b. 1922  Search this
IACB source:
Josephine Peters (Josephine Grant Peters), Karuk (Karok)/Shasta, b. 1922  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint, glaze
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, painted, glazed
Dimensions:
9.3 x 15.6 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Hoopa Valley Reservation; Humboldt County; California; USA
Date created:
1966
Catalog Number:
25/9726
Barcode:
259726.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6664701cf-e293-493c-abe8-eb2f664d27d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275815
Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Nettie McKinnon, Karuk (Karok)/Yurok, 1898-1987  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Nettie McKinnon, Karuk (Karok)/Yurok, 1898-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Willow, pine root/roots, bear grass, maidenhair fern stem, woodwardia fern
Techniques:
Twined, plaited
Dimensions:
15.2 x 22.6 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Weitchpec, Yurok Reservation (Hoopa Valley Reservation Extension); Humboldt County; California; USA
Date created:
1966
Catalog Number:
26/638
Barcode:
260638.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6cc80738e-60b2-45f6-84d1-38756e8e2136
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276805

Woman's apron (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
probably Karuk (Karok) (attributed)  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's apron (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Hide, bear grass, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Sewn
Dimensions:
37 x 54 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Klamath River; Del Norte County, Humboldt County, Siskiyou County; California; USA
Catalog Number:
2/6352
Barcode:
026352.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6eaa8d666-af14-40f7-b5c3-354506412b2b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_27985

Bow and arrow

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Object Name:
Bow and arrow
Media/Materials:
Wood, feather/feathers, iron point
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Klamath River; Del Norte County, Humboldt County, Siskiyou County; California; USA
Catalog Number:
2/6386
Barcode:
026386.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws642f6f7d6-b528-45cc-b2e2-7a05428167d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_28021
Online Media:

Necklace with pendant

Culture/People:
Hupa  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Vivien R. Hailstone (Vivien Risling), Yurok/Karuk (Karok)/Hupa, 1913-2000  Search this
Donor:
Evan J. Norris, Yurok  Search this
Previous owner:
Evan J. Norris, Yurok  Search this
Mary Elizabeth Norris, Yurok, 1908-1990  Search this
Honoree:
Mary Elizabeth Norris, Yurok, 1908-1990  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace with pendant
Media/Materials:
Willow, maidenhair fern stem, bear grass, woodwardia fern, pine nut/nuts, shell beads, dentalium shell/shells, glass bead/beads, abalone/haliotis shell
Techniques:
Twined, strung
Dimensions:
46.5 x 6.7 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Lower Klamath River; Del Norte County, Humboldt County; California; USA
Date created:
1974
Catalog Number:
26/6419
Barcode:
266419.000
See related items:
Hupa
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fd64c866-bb0b-4cfb-bbca-a77989ec14a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_387262
Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
probably Karuk (Karok) (attributed)  Search this
Donor:
Frank M. Pringle, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Frank M. Pringle, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Hazel, conifer root, bear grass
Techniques:
Twined
Dimensions:
24.0 x 18.8 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1900-1910
Catalog Number:
26/7593
Barcode:
267593.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fe8b9cf0-a428-4952-9dab-5927256a9380
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_396808
Online Media:

Headband spool

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Previous owner:
Mattie Jerry (Mrs. Joseph Jerry), Karuk (Karok), 1870-1961  Search this
Seller:
Mattie Jerry (Mrs. Joseph Jerry), Karuk (Karok), 1870-1961  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
William Shirley Fulton (William S. Fulton), Non-Indian, 1880-1964  Search this
Object Name:
Headband spool
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, woodpecker feather/feathers, jay feather/feathers, wood
Techniques:
Sewn, carved
Dimensions:
77 x 20 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1910
Catalog Number:
20/9651
Barcode:
209651.002
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws668c91096-2d34-489c-8b88-5da07bb6cc6b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_401164

Fish trap

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Previous owner:
Karuk Tribe  Search this
United States Forest Service (U.S. Forest Service)  Search this
Donor:
United States Forest Service (U.S. Forest Service)  Search this
Object Name:
Fish trap
Media/Materials:
Willow, wood, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Twined
Dimensions:
23.5 x 18.2 x 17.9 cm
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Northern California; California; USA
Date created:
circa 2000
Catalog Number:
26/9240
Barcode:
269240.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws647fd20f6-d864-4a64-916e-d51891e25994
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_409841

Necklace

Culture/People:
Hupa  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Richard McClellan, Hupa/Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Donor:
Lois Sherr Dubin, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Lois Sherr Dubin, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Dentalium shell/shells, juniper berries, hide, thread
Techniques:
Engraved, strung, stitched
Dimensions:
41.5 x 0.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Hoopa Valley Reservation; Humboldt County; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1993
Catalog Number:
26/9246
Barcode:
269246.000
See related items:
Hupa
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws667419ec8-8cee-4635-8565-991bbed0097e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_409847

Purse

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Object Name:
Purse
Media/Materials:
Elk antler
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Klamath River; Del Norte County, Humboldt County, Siskiyou County; Klamath County; California, Oregon; USA
Catalog Number:
3/9262
Barcode:
039262.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a97743ab-adb1-460b-acdd-02695871a0e4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_41781
Online Media:

Purse

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Object Name:
Purse
Media/Materials:
Elk antler, dentalium shell/shells
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Klamath River; Humboldt County, Siskiyou County; California; USA
Catalog Number:
3/9263
Barcode:
039263.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69afacd85-46d5-405c-b7ef-2b8c763a29d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_41782
Online Media:

Spoon

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Collector:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Seller:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon
Media/Materials:
Animal skull
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
3/9305
Barcode:
039305.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61fd718da-41be-4be6-9047-57df6931ba6d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_41851
Online Media:

Scraper

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Collector:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Seller:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Object Name:
Scraper
Media/Materials:
Mussel shell/shells
Techniques:
Abraded
Object Type:
Basketmaking and fiber-working tools
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
3/9310
Barcode:
039310.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Basketmaking and fiber-working tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67e26353b-0bab-4ea3-97b7-f989618a5385
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_41856
Online Media:

Headband (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Collector:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Seller:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Object Name:
Headband (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Porcupine quills
Techniques:
Braided
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
3/9312
Barcode:
039312.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f8ea29d2-5d6e-42f3-b624-77ca311c1c84
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_41858

Purse

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Collector:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Seller:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Object Name:
Purse
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
3/9316
Barcode:
039316.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6148417ca-1b37-4b68-9521-eced51411db9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_41862
Online Media:

Woman's apron (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Collector:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Seller:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's apron (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Seed/seeds
Techniques:
Wrapped, strung, fringed
Dimensions:
42 x 57 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
3/9317
Barcode:
039317.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65d0050de-a176-4cce-acaf-01a50b492cbe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_41863

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