Basket plaque

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Culture/People
Hopi Pueblo
Collector
Captain John Gregory Bourke, Non-Indian, 1846-1896
Previous owner
Captain John Gregory Bourke, Non-Indian, 1846-1896
Mary Horbach Bourke (Mary F. Bourke/Mrs. John G. Bourke), Non-Indian, 1861-1927
Anna Bourke Richardson (Mrs. Alexander H. Richardson/Mrs. A. H. Richardson), Non-Indian, 1887-1976
Pauline Bourke Maish (Pauline B. Bourke Todd/Mrs. Alexander W. Maish), Non-Indian, 1891-1981
Donor
Anna Bourke Richardson (Mrs. Alexander H. Richardson/Mrs. A. H. Richardson), Non-Indian, 1887-1976
Pauline Bourke Maish (Pauline B. Bourke Todd/Mrs. Alexander W. Maish), Non-Indian, 1891-1981
Object Name
Basket plaque
Media/Materials
Rabbitbrush, sumac, yucca fiber
Techniques
Wicker-plaited
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Arizona; USA
Collection History
Collected between 1869 and 1887 by Captain John Gregory Bourke (1846-1896) during military tours in the Southwest; lent to the US National Museum (later the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History) by Captain Bourke in 1891 and part of the collection there until the death of his widow, Mary Horbach Bourke (1861-1927); inherited by the Bourkes' daughters, Anna Bourke Richardson (1887-1976) and Pauline Bourke Maish (1891-1981); donated to MAI by Mrs. Richardson and Mrs. Maish in 1928.
Catalog Number
16/1316
Barcode
161316.000
See related items
Hopi Pueblo
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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