Burden basket with burden strap/tumpline

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Culture/People
Shuswap
Previous owner
Edward M. Bratter, Non-Indian, 1905-1957
Donor
Edward M. Bratter, Non-Indian, 1905-1957
Object Name
Burden basket with burden strap/tumpline
Media/Materials
Conifer root, grass, bark, cordage
Techniques
Coiled, imbricated
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
British Columbia; Canada
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Edward M. Bratter (1905-1957, a New York City attorney); donated to MAI by Edward M. Bratter in 1957.
Catalog Number
22/5125
Barcode
225125.000
See related items
Shuswap
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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