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Cooking basket

Culture/People:
Pomo  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mary Knight Benson (Mrs. William Benson), Pomo, 1878-1930  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:
Cooking basket
Media/Materials:
Sedge, willow, redbud
Techniques:
Twined
Dimensions:
21.50 x 114.00 x 28.00 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Central California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1920
Catalog Number:
24/2105
Barcode:
242105.000
See related items:
Pomo
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Nation to Nation, Bad Acts, Bad Paper
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63a9febe1-7608-4de4-8c67-d074026ef5a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_257805
Online Media:

Manioc squeezer/press model/miniature

Culture/People:
probably Carib [Suriname] (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde (Rijks Ethnographic Museum)  Search this
Object Name:
Manioc squeezer/press model/miniature
Media/Materials:
Palm frond/fronds, cordage
Techniques:
Twill-plaited, wrapped
Dimensions:
41.00 x 10.50 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Suriname
Date created:
1900-1920
Catalog Number:
15/1513
Barcode:
151513.000
See related items:
Carib [Suriname]
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, As We Grow: Traditions, Toys, & Games
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws600b5cce3-2566-4cdc-a1b5-1b680969fc0a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_162695
Online Media:

Brush used to clean acorn-meal baskets

Culture/People:
Hupa  Search this
Collector:
Alexander Brizard (A. Brizard), Non-Indian, 1839-1904  Search this
Previous owner:
Alexander Brizard (A. Brizard), Non-Indian, 1839-1904  Search this
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Seller:
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Object Name:
Brush used to clean acorn-meal baskets
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, soapweed, deerhide/deerskin
Techniques:
Stitched
Dimensions:
16 x 7 x 3.75 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1880
Catalog Number:
1367
Barcode:
001367.000
See related items:
Hupa
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Our Universes, Hupa
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6522c3d66-ab80-4725-a360-8e7fdf89d04f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_1532
Online Media:

Metate/Flat mortar in the form of a parrot

Culture/People:
probably Guanacaste-Nicoya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Metate/Flat mortar in the form of a parrot
Media/Materials:
Basalt
Techniques:
Carved, perforated, incised
Dimensions:
67 x 28 x 34 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Linea Vieja area; Guápiles; Pococí Cantón; Limón Province; Costa Rica
Date created:
AD 300-700
Catalog Number:
24/2351
Barcode:
242351.000
See related items:
Guanacaste-Nicoya (archaeological culture)
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Outside Mitsitam Café, Containers and Utensils
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bb1a8983-9790-4a29-b16b-8d7ab5eec4fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258104
Online Media:

Winnowing basket

Culture/People:
Northern Paiute (Paviotso)  Search this
Possible owner:
Maggie Davis, Northern Paiute (Paviotso) [Pyramid Lake]  Search this
Collector:
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951  Search this
Object Name:
Winnowing basket
Media/Materials:
Willow
Techniques:
Twined
Dimensions:
64 x 52 x 15 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Klamath Reservation; Klamath County; Oregon; USA
Date created:
circa 1920
Catalog Number:
16/5391
Barcode:
165391.000
See related items:
Northern Paiute (Paviotso)
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, California & Great Basin
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws603818d25-890d-4376-a4fc-a66442dd94ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_176820
Online Media:

Sugar mold

Culture/People:
Nahua  Search this
Collector:
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994  Search this
Object Name:
Sugar mold
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
30 x 8 x 6.5 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Yapcheck; Quintana Roo State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1940
Catalog Number:
21/2065
Barcode:
212065.000
See related items:
Nahua
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Mesoamerica & Circum Caribbean
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6dba6235e-cb15-4fcb-a6ba-a5efedd98327
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_226069
Online Media:

Stirring paddle for acorn mush

Culture/People:
Hupa  Search this
Previous owner:
Fred Harvey Company (Fred Harvey Indian Department), 1876-1966  Search this
Seller:
Fred Harvey Company (Fred Harvey Indian Department), 1876-1966  Search this
Object Name:
Stirring paddle for acorn mush
Media/Materials:
Hardwood
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Dimensions:
84 x 2.5 x 9 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1880-1900
Catalog Number:
6/687
Barcode:
060687.000
See related items:
Hupa
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, California & Great Basin
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws660a20f04-cf9f-4515-a14e-d7331d9a4133
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65532
Online Media:

Basket sieve/sifter

Culture/People:
Waiwai  Search this
Collector:
Fred A. Salazar (Carlos Frederick Anthony Salazar), Non-Indian, 1942-2002  Search this
Seller:
Fred A. Salazar (Carlos Frederick Anthony Salazar), Non-Indian, 1942-2002  Search this
Object Name:
Basket sieve/sifter
Media/Materials:
Wood, larouma fiber, feather/feathers, cotton cord/cordage, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Carved, tied, dyed, twill-plaited, wrapped
Dimensions:
44 x 41 x 4 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Upper Essequibo River; Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo Region; Guyana
Date created:
circa 1955
Catalog Number:
23/1831
Barcode:
231831.000
See related items:
Waiwai
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Amazonia
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6691ef185-b2cc-4ea5-936a-ca238b94a86b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_246885
Online Media:

Mano/Grinding stone

Culture/People:
Pueblo  Search this
Donor:
Harriet A. Roeder, Non-Indian, 1915-1991  Search this
Previous owner:
Harriet A. Roeder, Non-Indian, 1915-1991  Search this
Harriet K. Roeder (Harriet K. Pupke/Mrs. Arthur Roeder), Non-Indian, 1886-1958  Search this
Honoree:
Harriet K. Roeder (Harriet K. Pupke/Mrs. Arthur Roeder), Non-Indian, 1886-1958  Search this
Object Name:
Mano/Grinding stone
Media/Materials:
Basalt
Techniques:
Pecked
Dimensions:
11 x 10 x 5 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1800
Catalog Number:
22/7830
Barcode:
227830.000
See related items:
Pueblo
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Our Universes, Santa Clara Pueblo
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6485933a4-f0f9-401b-a54c-08295b816678
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_242926
Online Media:

Mano/Grinding stone

Culture/People:
Q'eqchi Maya  Search this
NMAI agent:
Emil Her Many Horses (EHMH), Oglala Lakota [Pine Ridge]  Search this
Object Name:
Mano/Grinding stone
Media/Materials:
Basalt
Techniques:
Pecked, ground
Dimensions:
29 x 7 x 5 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term:
ka'
Place:
Cobán; Cobán Municipality; Alta Verapaz Department, North Region; Guatemala
Date created:
circa 1990
Catalog Number:
26/2682
Barcode:
262682.000
See related items:
Q'eqchi Maya
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Our Universes, Maya
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6486bdeb0-4406-4ce0-9899-06f469d18a68
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278801
Online Media:

Pestle

Culture/People:
probably Late Woodland Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Frederick J. Hilbiber (Fred Hilbiber), Non-Indian, 1857-1937  Search this
Seller:
Frederick J. Hilbiber (Fred Hilbiber), Non-Indian, 1857-1937  Search this
Object Name:
Pestle
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Pecked, ground
Dimensions:
19 x 5 x 2.5 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Kent County; Maryland; USA
Date created:
AD 500-1600
Catalog Number:
1/2476
Barcode:
012476.000
See related items:
Late Woodland Tradition (archaeological culture)
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Outside Mitsitam Café, Containers and Utensils
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws603f1d3aa-797c-47d9-8a28-cd0506076580
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_13394
Online Media:

Stirring paddle

Culture/People:
Cayuga [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Chief Jake Thomas (Ha-da-jib-ghen-ta [Descending Cloud]/Jacob Ezra Thomas), Cayuga [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)], 1922-1998  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Stirring paddle
Media/Materials:
Maple, commercial leather thong, wood stain
Techniques:
Carved, stained
Dimensions:
32.5 x 7 x 4 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
1972
Catalog Number:
25/8244
Barcode:
258244.000
See related items:
Cayuga [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Outside Mitsitam Café, Containers and Utensils
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68325dd3c-3adc-43aa-adeb-27d3b2856787
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274176
Online Media:

Stirring paddle

Culture/People:
Hupa  Search this
Collector:
Alexander Brizard (A. Brizard), Non-Indian, 1839-1904  Search this
Previous owner:
Alexander Brizard (A. Brizard), Non-Indian, 1839-1904  Search this
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Seller:
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Object Name:
Stirring paddle
Media/Materials:
Cedar
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
86.80 x 8.50 x 3.80 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1880
Catalog Number:
1221
Barcode:
001221.000
See related items:
Hupa
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Our Universes, Hupa
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6be8d834a-9c4e-4ed8-8557-9676a1b3a456
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_1416
Online Media:

Manioc squeezer/press

Culture/People:
probably Eastern Tukanoan (Tucanoan) (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Herbert Spencer Dickey (Herbert S. Dickey), Non-Indian, 1876-1948  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Herbert Spencer Dickey (Herbert S. Dickey), Non-Indian, 1876-1948  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Herbert Spencer Dickey (Herbert S. Dickey), Non-Indian, 1876-1948  Search this
Object Name:
Manioc squeezer/press
Media/Materials:
Arumã fiber
Techniques:
Twill-plaited, braided
Dimensions:
162 x 12 x 6 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Rio Uaupés (Caiari, Vaupés); São Gabriel da Cachoeira Municipality; North Mesoregion, Rio Negro Micoregion; Amazonas State, North Region; Brazil
Date created:
circa 1925
Catalog Number:
16/351
Barcode:
160351.000
See related items:
Eastern Tukanoan (Tucanoan)
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Amazonia
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6596c0bb9-6b83-4f19-9b6e-0cd48ee64292
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_171946
Online Media:

Metate/Flat mortar

Culture/People:
possibly Q'eqchi Maya (attributed)  Search this
Seller:
Susan Polk Jones (Susan Rayner Polk/Mrs. Joseph L. Jones), Non-Indian, 1842-1921  Search this
Previous owner:
Susan Polk Jones (Susan Rayner Polk/Mrs. Joseph L. Jones), Non-Indian, 1842-1921  Search this
Dr. Joseph L. Jones, Non-Indian, 1833-1896  Search this
Object Name:
Metate/Flat mortar
Media/Materials:
Scoria
Techniques:
Pecked, ground
Dimensions:
46.5 x 33.6 x 11.1 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term:
ka
Place:
Guatemala
Date created:
1880-1895
Catalog Number:
7367
Barcode:
007367.000
See related items:
Q'eqchi Maya
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Our Universes, Maya
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65c60faf7-6b1e-4a76-97e2-46e4c4fd8333
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_7712
Online Media:

Stirring paddle

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Seller:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Stirring paddle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, cutout
Dimensions:
43 x 7 x .5 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Guyana
Date created:
1910-1918
Catalog Number:
7/4991
Barcode:
074991.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Outside Mitsitam Café, Containers and Utensils
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60d695c42-a64d-499a-b3c5-6f405886f463
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80469
Online Media:

Winnowing basket

Culture/People:
Washoe (Washo)  Search this
Lender:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University)  Search this
Object Name:
Winnowing basket
Media/Materials:
Willow, bracken fern root, redbud
Techniques:
Twined
Dimensions:
51 x 42 x 11 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Central California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1910
Catalog Number:
16/7101
Barcode:
167101.000
See related items:
Washoe (Washo)
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, California & Great Basin
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ec4276e7-33fc-4527-85c8-1fa2ee2b93c3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_178648
Online Media:

Metate/Flat mortar

Culture/People:
Pueblo  Search this
Donor:
Harriet A. Roeder, Non-Indian, 1915-1991  Search this
Previous owner:
Harriet A. Roeder, Non-Indian, 1915-1991  Search this
Harriet K. Roeder (Harriet K. Pupke/Mrs. Arthur Roeder), Non-Indian, 1886-1958  Search this
Honoree:
Harriet K. Roeder (Harriet K. Pupke/Mrs. Arthur Roeder), Non-Indian, 1886-1958  Search this
Object Name:
Metate/Flat mortar
Media/Materials:
Sandstone
Techniques:
Pecked, polished
Dimensions:
38 x 23 x 8 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1800
Catalog Number:
22/7829
Barcode:
227829.000
See related items:
Pueblo
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Our Universes, Santa Clara Pueblo
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60b8ba202-9ebf-4287-80c7-2dea90439fb2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_242925
Online Media:

Mortar

Culture/People:
Chickahominy  Search this
Object Name:
Mortar
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
16 x 20.7 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Virginia; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
21/7464
Barcode:
217464.000
See related items:
Chickahominy
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Outside Mitsitam Café, Containers and Utensils
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ae96cf8a-1972-438b-9617-8810d4356772
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_232189
Online Media:

Metate/Flat mortar in the form of a jaguar

Culture/People:
probably Central Caribbean/Costa Rican Atlantic Watershed (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Metate/Flat mortar in the form of a jaguar
Media/Materials:
Basalt
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
58 x 29.5 x 20.5 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Linea Vieja area; Cartago Province, Heredia Province, Limón Province; Costa Rica
Date created:
AD 1000-1500
Catalog Number:
23/5780
Barcode:
235780.000
See related items:
Central Caribbean/Costa Rican Atlantic Watershed (archaeological culture)
Food Gathering and Preparation
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e578bdda-75e0-47b3-bd90-01385a65dbbb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_251098
Online Media:

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