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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Baskets

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
Carrying pot or basket made of 2 oil palm leaves (or possibly of wild date?). Manihot flour put up in banana leaf bags or baskets. Flour marketed in open basket with banana leaf cover - and canvas bags in which chiefs furnish Govt. with flour for the askari. [Shantz travel journal, Feb. 28, 1920]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19200228_37605_m
Created: 
1920-02-28
City: 
Nyanza
City Then: 
Nyanza
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
Tanzania
Country Then: 
Tanganyika
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No