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Basket bowl

Culture/People
Tapirapé (Tapirape)
Collector
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009
Seller
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009
Date created
1955-1961
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Native Term
yro
Object Name
Basket bowl
Media/Materials
Buriti palm frond/fronds, cordage
Techniques
Plaited
Catalog Number
23/1283
Barcode
231283.000
Collection History
Collected in 1961 by Dr. Borys Malkin (1917-2009, a naturalist and ethnographer); purchased by MAI from Borys Malkin in 1961.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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Place
Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil