Basket baby-carrier

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Culture/People
Takelma (Rogue River Indians)
Previous owner
Lucy Metcalf (Lucy Shellhead Metcalf), Takelma (Rogue River Indians), ca. 1845-1936
Collector
Dr. Thomas Talbot Waterman (T. T. Waterman), Non-Indian, 1885-1936
Object Name
Basket baby-carrier
Media/Materials
Hazel, wood, cotton cloth, bark
Techniques
Twined, wrapped
Object Type
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place
Oregon; USA
Date created
1910-1920
Collection History
Collected in 1921 from Lucy Shellhead Metcalf (Takelma, ca. 1845-1936) by Thomas Talbot Waterman (1885-1936, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
10/7422
Barcode
107422.000
See related items
Takelma (Rogue River Indians)
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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