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Cane (plant)

Rushes

Object Number:29-43-192
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cliff Dweller
Provenience: Southeastern Utah
Lake Canyon
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Cane (plant)
Rushes
Corn Husk
Yucca
Length: 86.5 cm
Outside Diameter:11 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Charles D. Hazzard; subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1896
Other Number:L-40 - Other Number

Description

Bundle of canes or rushes wrapped with corn husks and held in place with half-turns of yucca leaves. Used as a headrest or pillow.

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