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Culture/People
Houma
Possible owner
Marie Billiot, Houma
Mr. Dadard, Houma
Collector
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Previous owner
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
Object Name
Basket
Media/Materials
Woodsplints, wood
Techniques
Wicker-plaited
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Louisiana; USA
Collection History
Formerly owned by Marie Billiot (Houma) or Mr. Dadard (Houma); collected by anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1950) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from Frank Speck in 1938.
Catalog Number
19/8278
Barcode
198278.000
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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