Basket sieve/sifter

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Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Seminole
Artist/Maker
Ruby Cypress, Seminole, 1887-1974
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Seminole Arts and Crafts Center
Object Name
Basket sieve/sifter
Media/Materials
Palmetto fiber
Techniques
Wicker-plaited
Dimensions
31.0 x 30.5 x 9.0 cm
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place
Big Cypress Reservation; Hendry County; Florida; USA
Date created
1964
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Seminole Arts and Crafts Center (Hollywood, Florida) in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/1783
Barcode
261783.000
See related items
Seminole
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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