Burden basket with burden strap

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Culture/People
Makah
Collector
Leo J. Frachtenberg (Leo Joachim Frachtenberg/Leo J. Frachtenburg), Non-Indian, 1883-1930
Object Name
Burden basket with burden strap
Media/Materials
Cedar root/roots, cedar bark, nettle fiber
Techniques
Twined, braided
Dimensions
63 x 50 x 33.5 cm
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Ozette, Ozette Reservation; Clallam County; Washington; USA
Date created
1890-1917
Collection History
Collected in 1916 by Leo J. Frachtenberg (1883-1930, an anthropologist who specialized in Native American languages) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
5/9028
Barcode
059028.000
See related items
Makah
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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