- Museum number
Seed beater, twined irregular of peeled hazel stick warps and maple bark and juncus wefts; edging is wrapped with elk hide and cloth strips; tarweed residue.
- Production date
- 1900 (before)
Height: 54.50 centimetres
Width: 20 centimetres
Depth: 7.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Ethnography Department Christy Collection registration Slip: "Wicker object shaped something like a tennis racquet. 'Seed Fan'. For knocking grass seeds into basket. Willamette Valley. Oregon. Bought while actually in use from a squaw by R. W. Summers.".
Other label: "Freer Collection 1900-95. Willamette Valley, Oregon. Used with seed baskets. C.C.".
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2018- 2019 01 Jun- 31 May, Grande Ronde, USA, Chachalu Tribal Museum & Cultural Centre, Rise of the Collectors
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am1900C3.95 (old CDMS no.)