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Culture/People
Houma
Previous owner
Felicite Billiot (Felicite Billiout/Felicite Biyot), Houma
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Basket with cover
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques
Twill-plaited, double-woven
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Native Term
buL ko
Place
Houma; Terrebonne Parish; Louisiana; USA
Collection History
Collected from Felicite Billiot (Houma) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/8454
Barcode
018454.000
See related items
Houma
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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