Electrotype of “Corn from basket maker caves"


This electrotype of “Corn from basket maker caves” was prepared by the Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C.; the image was published as Plate 65 (p.152) in an article by Alfred Vincent Kidder (1885-1963) and Samuel J. Guernsey (1868-1936) entitled “Archeological Explorations in Northeastern Arizona” in Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 61, (1919).

Date Made: 1919

Publisher: Bureau of American EthnologyPrinter: Government Printing OfficeAuthor: Kidder, Alfred VincentGuernsey, Samuel J.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: District of Columbia, Washington

Subject: Native Americans


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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2000.0207.124Catalog Number: 2000.0207.124Accession Number: 2000.0207

Object Name: electrotypeblock, electrotypeObject Type: Electrotype

Physical Description: wood (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 11 cm x 15 cm x 2.3 cm; 4 5/16 in x 5 7/8 in x 7/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f83b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_684383

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