Basket sieve/sifter

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Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
possibly Choctaw (attributed)
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Basket sieve/sifter
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques
Wicker-plaited, twill-plaited
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place
Mississippi, Louisiana; USA (inferred)
Date created
1960-1980
Collection History
Acquired by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from an unknown source at an unknown date; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/1747
Barcode
261747.000
See related items
Choctaw
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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