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Culture/People
Emberá (Choikoi)
Previous owner
Mary Jane Lenz (MJL), Non-Indian, 1930-2016
Donor
Mary Jane Lenz (MJL), Non-Indian, 1930-2016
Object Name
Basket
Media/Materials
Toquilla palm/Panama hat plant fiber, black palm/chunga palm fiber, dye/dyes
Techniques
Dyed, coiled
Dimensions
67.0 x 14.6 x 45.2 cm
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Emberá-Wounaan Indigenous Territory; Panama (inferred)
Date created
circa 2000
Collection History
Formerly in the collection of Mary Jane Lenz (1930-2016, MAI and NMAI curator); donated to NMAI by Mary Jane Lenz in 2014.
Catalog Number
26/9263
Barcode
269263.000
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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