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Cooking Basket

Object Number:NA8013
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Miwok
Mokilko
Pomo
Provenience: California (State)
Stockton
Culture Area: California Culture Area
Maker: Chief Maximo's wife
Section:American
Materials:Plant Fiber
Leather
Technique:Coiled
Outside Diameter:40.64 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Henry K. Deisher, 1918
Other Number:43 - Collector Number

Description

Bottom covered with leather, stitched with fiber, showing method of reinforcing when wear begins to show.

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