Feather case/box

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Culture/People
Yurok
Collector
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948
Previous owner
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948
Seller
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948
Presenter/funding source
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928
Object Name
Feather case/box
Media/Materials
Grass
Techniques
Wrapped, tied
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Collected by Grace Nicholson (1877-1948, a California basket collector and dealer) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI in 1923 from Grace Nicholson using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).
Catalog Number
12/2845
Barcode
122845.000
See related items
Yurok
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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