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Object Number:NA2041
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kern
Kawaiisu
Paiute
Provenience: California (State)
Inyo County
Culture Area: Great Basin Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Willow
Yucca
Technique:Coiled
Basketry
Credit Line:Purchased from the Estate of F. S. Plimpton, 1907
Other Number:203 - Plimpton Number
203/26 - Other Number

Description

Bowl shaped; 9 male figures, 2 horses; yucca is the predominate material creating a "negative" design.

Bibliography:

[Book] James, George W. 1972. Indian Basketry.. New York, New York. Dover Publications. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 75, fig. 74View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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