Ladle/Dipper strainer

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Culture/People
Potawatomi [Prairie Band, Kansas]
Previous owner
Ne'c pw' kwe', Potawatomi [Prairie Band, Kansas]
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Leo Walker, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Ladle/Dipper strainer
Media/Materials
Wood, basswood bark
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term
kwa gnan
Place
Kansas; USA
Collection History
Collected from Ne'c-pw'-kwe' (Prairie Band Potawatomi) in 1910 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), assisted by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923) and expedition interpreter Leo Walker (Sac and Fox), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/7496
Barcode
027496.000
See related items
Potawatomi [Prairie Band, Kansas]
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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