Basket with cover

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Culture/People
Chitimacha
Seller
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929
Previous owner
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929
Object Name
Basket with cover
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques
Twill-plaited, double-woven
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Louisiana; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; acquired by Frank M. Covert (1858-1929, an Indian artifact dealer in New York) at an unknown date; purchased by George Heye from Frank Covert circa 1904.
Catalog Number
1189
Barcode
001189.000
See related items
Chitimacha
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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