Basket strainer for hominy

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Culture/People
Tutelo [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Collector
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Seller
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Presenter/funding source
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Object Name
Basket strainer for hominy
Media/Materials
Woodsplints, wood
Techniques
Plaited, twill-plaited, carved
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created
circa 1920
Collection History
Collected in 1933 or 1934 by anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1950); purchased by MAI from Frank Speck in 1934 using funds donated by Joseph W. Keppler (1872-1956, a long-time friend of George Heye).
Catalog Number
18/6091
Barcode
186091.000
See related items
Tutelo [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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