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Hupa, Karok, or Yurok large lidded trinket basket
Hupa, Karok, or Yurok Indians, Creator
Hupa, Karok, or Yurok Indians, Creator
Date Created and/or Issued
19th - early 20th century
Publication Information
UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History, Box 951549, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1549;
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Fowler Museum of Cultural History
California Indian Baskets
Rights Information
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Materials: bear grass; spruce or willow root; willow or hazel sticks; maidenhair fern; woodwardia fern dyed with alder root. Design: friendship
The fact this basket has a lid and handles may indicate it is a large trinket basket & probably made for sale. It is the size of the traditional cooking basket
physical object
Dia. 42 cm x H. 31 cm
Ethnic California
California, Northwest

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