Basket with cover

Date created
circa 1920
Culture/People
Karuk (Karok)
Artist/Maker
Elizabeth Hickox (Lizzie Hickox/Elizabeth Conrad Hickox/Mrs. Luther Hickox), Karuk (Karok)/Wiyot, 1875-1947
Collector
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948
Previous owner
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948
Thyra Maxwell, Non-Indian, 1903-1972
Seller
Thyra Maxwell, Non-Indian, 1903-1972
Collection History
Collected before 1930 by Grace Nicholson (1877-1948, a California basket collector and dealer); inherited by Grace Nicholson's assistant Thyra Maxwell (1903-1972); purchased by MAI from Thyra Maxwell in 1968.
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Place
Orleans (Orleans Bar); Humboldt County; California; USA
See related items
Karuk (Karok)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
24/6957
Barcode
246957.000
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Object Name
Basket with cover
Media/Materials
Willow, conifer root, bear grass, maidenhair fern stem
Techniques
Twined, half-twist overlay
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e15e36ee-86b1-442c-bdfc-d9ec3113016c
Record ID
NMAI_262667