Winnowing basket

Image 1 for Winnowing basket
Usage Conditions Apply
  • thumbnail for Image 1 - Winnowing basket
  • thumbnail for Image 2 - Winnowing basket
Culture/People
Alibamu
Previous owner
Charley Thompson, Alibamu
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Winnowing basket
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques
Twill-plaited
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term
kol be s'e'
Place
Texas; USA
Collection History
Collected from Charley Thompson (Alibamu) in 1910 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), assisted by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/5578
Barcode
025578.000
See related items
Alibamu
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Contact Us
Have a concern, a correction, or something to add? Contact us: https://nmai.si.edu/collections-statement