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Klamath, Plateau

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late 19th century

Tule stems (warp), plain and mud-dyed cattail (weft), dentalium shells, trade beads of glass twining technique

Overall: 4 13/16 × 8 1/16 in. (12.3 × 20.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Ida Farr Miller

44.18.8727

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Basket

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plateau

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

[Northern, Tamara]. "Native American Art". Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, page 22 . (Published in conjunctionwith Gutman Gallery opening exhibition)

Provenance

Collected by Ellen Frances Burpee Farr (1840-1907) (Mrs. Evarts Worcester Farr, Class of 1863W), Pasadena, California, between 1887-1906; given to her daughter, Ida Farr Miller (1863-1953), 1907; given to present collection, 1944.

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