Electroytpe of a "Carrying-basket in usual position"

Description
This electrotype of “Carrying-basket in usual position” was prepared by the Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C.; the image was published as Plate 15 (p.37) in an article by David I. Bushnell, Jr. (1875-1941) entitled “The Choctaw of Bayou Lacomb St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana” in the Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 48, (1909).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
electrotype
Object Type
Electrotype
date made
1909
publisher
Bureau of American Ethnology
printer
Government Printing Office
author
Bushnell, Jr., David I.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 16 cm x 11.9 cm x 2.3 cm; 6 5/16 in x 4 11/16 in x 7/8 in
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
2000.0207.089
catalog number
2000.0207.089
accession number
2000.0207
subject
Native Americans
Communications
Cultures & Communities
Science & Mathematics
Art
Wood Blocks for early Bureau of American Ethnology Publications, Graphic Arts Collection
Wood Engravings, Graphic Arts Collection
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Wood Blocks for early Bureau of American Ethnology Publications, Graphic Arts Collection
Wood Engravings, Graphic Arts Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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