Burden basket with burden strap/tumpline

Culture/People
Choctaw
Previous owner
Mary Lewis, Choctaw
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Collection History
Collected from Mary Lewis (Choctaw) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
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Place
Near Wortham; Saint Tammany Parish; Louisiana; USA
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Choctaw
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
1/8442
Barcode
018442.000
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Native Term
ke she
Object Name
Burden basket with burden strap/tumpline
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane), hide
Techniques
Twill-plaited
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a75b4139-1e35-4dfe-a2bb-24850ebc3c13
Record ID
NMAI_19690