Basket

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Culture/People
probably Southern Coast Salish (attributed); collected from the Takelma (Rogue River Indians)
Previous owner
Edward Bensell, Takelma (Rogue River Indians), 1842-1933
Collector
Dr. Thomas Talbot Waterman (T. T. Waterman), Non-Indian, 1885-1936
Object Name
Basket
Media/Materials
Cedar root/roots, bear grass
Techniques
Coiled
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Oregon; USA
Date created
1880-1900
Collection History
Collected in 1921 from Edward Bensell (Takelma, 1842-1933) by Thomas Talbot Waterman (1885-1936, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
10/7421
Barcode
107421.000
See related items
Southern Coast Salish
Takelma (Rogue River Indians)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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