Basket

Culture/People
probably Interior Salish (attributed)
Collector
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945
Previous owner
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945
Seller
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945
Presenter/funding source
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928
Collection History
Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from George T. Emmons in 1916 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).
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Place
Fraser River; British Columbia; Canada
See related items
Interior Salish
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
5/4250
Barcode
054250.000
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Object Name
Basket
Media/Materials
Cedar root/roots, bear grass, cherry bark
Techniques
Coiled, imbricated
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63c33a88d-30be-4a5b-b6cd-99e7ae624c54
Record ID
NMAI_58553