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Culture/People
Yakutat Tlingit
Previous owner
Martha G. Hervey (Martha Woodruff), Non-Indian, 1854-1925
Donor
Martha G. Hervey (Martha Woodruff), Non-Indian, 1854-1925
Object Name
Basket
Media/Materials
Spruce root, bear grass, maidenhair fern stem
Techniques
Twined, false-embroidered
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Alaska; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Martha G. Woodruff Hervey (1854-1925); donated to MAI by Martha Hervey in 1918.
Catalog Number
8/5689
Barcode
085689.000
See related items
Yakutat Tlingit
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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