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Hualapai (Walapai), Southwest

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1929

Willow or cottonwood (frame and screen), sumac bark and shredded yucca leaves (padding), buckskin, pinon pitch

Overall: 20 1/2 × 9 1/16 × 8 11/16 in. (52 × 23 × 22 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

29.5.4987

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Transportation: Human, Baby Carrier

Classification

Native American

Native American: Southwest

Not on view

Exhibition History

Northern Native American Basketry, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 4, 1990-October 20, 1991.

Publication History

Tamara Northern and Davina Begaye, Guide to the Exhibition of Northern Native American Basketry, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1990.

Provenance

Collected and purchased by Professor Robert Addison Mc Kennan (Dartmouth Class of 1925, 1903-1982) in Walapai Territory, Arizona, for the Dartmouth College Museum, July 1929.

Old Number

Red No. 29.38

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