Basket sieve/sifter

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Rachel Reed, Eastern Band of Cherokee
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Basket sieve/sifter
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques
Twill-plaited
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term
kti tu'n
Place
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Collection History
Collected from Rachel Reed (Eastern Band of Cherokee) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/9176
Barcode
019176.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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