Basket sieve/sifter

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Culture/People
Oklahoma Seminole
Previous owner
Halbatla Mikko (Halbatta Mikko/Alligator Chief), Oklahoma Seminole
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Hope M. Fulbright, Non-Indian, 1876-1949
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Basket sieve/sifter
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques
Twill-plaited
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term
salawa
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History
Collected from Halbatla Mikko ("Alligator Chief," Oklahoma Seminole) in 1909 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), assisted by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923) and Hope M. Fulbright (1879-1949), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/9316
Barcode
029316.000
See related items
Oklahoma Seminole
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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