Summary

Stab [canasta de tejido cerrado en Yaghan] recogido por la Sra. Jean Hamilton el 24 de junio de 1929 en compañía del señor Tekenica [Ken] Williams. Una de varias canastas adquiridas y posiblemente hechas por las dos esposas de Aia putilla schanaiensis [Domingo - apellido no registrado]; Yamu Kauau a tippa [esposa mayor] y Kanuks [la esposa más joven, hija de Yamu Kauau a tippa]. El nombre Yaghan para la canasta fue proporcionado por Pedro Basuoldo de Isla Hoste durante las entrevistas realizadas por la Sra. Jean Hamilton el mismo día.

Stab [Yaghan for close-weave basket] collected by Ms Jean Hamilton on 24 June 1929 in the company of Senor Tekenica [Ken] Williams. One of several baskets acquired from and possibly made by the two wives of Aia putilla schanaiensis [Domingo - surname not recorded]; Yamu Kauau, a tippa [older wife] and Kanuks [the younger wife, daughter of Yamu Kauau a tippa]. The Yaghan name for the basket was provided by Piedro Basuoldo of Hoste Island during interviews conducted by Ms Jean Hamilton on the same day.

Physical Description

Made from reed. Natural colour and oval in shape.

Local Name

Stab [Close-weave basket]

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