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Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous seller:
Ralph Smith, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Elsie W. Latham (Mrs. Wesley E. Latham), Non-Indian, 1905-1990  Search this
Wesley E. Latham, Non-Indian, 1905-1974  Search this
Donor:
Elsie W. Latham (Mrs. Wesley E. Latham), Non-Indian, 1905-1990  Search this
Object Name:
Cradleboard
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, tied
Dimensions:
70 x 31 x 30 cm
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1958-1959
Collection History:
Purchased by Elsie W. Latham (1905-1990) and her husband Wesley E. Latham (1905-1974) from Ralph Smith of Roadrunner Trading Post (Santa Fe, New Mexico) in 1959; bequeathed to NMAI by Elsie W. Latham.
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Catalog Number:
25/3202
Barcode:
253202.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269096