Basket with cover

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Culture/People
probably Kickapoo [Oklahoma] (attributed); collected from the Oto
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Previous owner
Nelly Whitewater, Oto
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Basket with cover
Media/Materials
Cattail
Techniques
Twined, twill-plaited
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Native Term
ita hu' nu yu
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History
Collected from Nelly Whitewater (Oto) by Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) and Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923, assistant to Mark Harrington in Oklahoma) in 1913 during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
3/2744
Barcode
032744.000
See related items
Kickapoo [Oklahoma]
Oto
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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