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Catalog Number 01227 (1st Book)
Object Name Basket
Description Southwest/Hopi? Tray basket made of split leaves of the yuuca (angustifalia), diagonal weave. Wooden wrapped rim. Used as corn sifter/ 4.5" tall, 4" deep. Rim diameter 18", base diameter 12". Circumference 56.5". Fragile, some leaves cracked and broken.
Moqui, Arizona. Made of the split leaves of the Yucca angustifalia in diagonal weaving. Presented by United States National Museum.
Source U.S. National Museum
Received Date 01/01/1903
Collection Native American
Search Terms Iowa Food