Basket bowl

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Culture/People
Pomo
Previous owner
Museum of the American Indian - Heye Foundation (MAI-HF), 1916-1989
Helen Pep Grodka (Helen Groz Pep/A Tehom Win/Mrs. Frederick B. Grodka), Non-Indian, 1898-1982
Donor
Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (Sonia Dorothy Grodka), Non-Indian
Harry W. Blumenthal, Non-Indian, 1924-2013
Object Name
Basket bowl
Media/Materials
Willow, sedge root, clam shell/shells, feather/feathers
Techniques
Coiled
Dimensions
22.9 x 6.4 cm
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Central California; California; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; acquired by MAI at an unknown date; exchanged by MAI to Helen Pep Grodka (1898-1982, an artist and Native American art enthusiast) in 1963; donated to MAI in 1982 by Helen Pep Grodka's daughter and son-in-law, Sonia Grodka Blumenthal and Harry W. Blumenthal (1924-2013).
Catalog Number
25/1268
Barcode
251268.000
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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