Deseret and Moseda scrapbook [081]

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Title Deseret and Moseda scrapbook [081]
Identifier 068dm-76.tif
Subject Indians of North America; Dwellings
Description Found at Beaver, Utah. Metate and stone hatch disc to cover opening in top of house. See Judd, Bulletin 87, Bu. Am. Eth. The word in the Pahvant language for metate is Mah-ra and for Mano? is Moh-a or Mo-a. Stone disc about 33 inches in diameter, and about 2 inches thick. Slide it over opening in bad weather. Enter house from hole in top.
Spatial Coverage Beaver (Utah)
Creator Beckwith, Frank Asahel, 1876-1951
Publisher Hosted by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Format Creation image/tiff
Source "Deseret and Moseda" scrapbook
Language eng
Relation Frank Asahel Beckwith Collection
Coverage Utah
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2003, Beckwith Family. All rights reserved
Holding Institution Delta City Library
Source Material B&W photograph
Source Physical Dimensions 17 cm x 26 cm
Archival Resolution Archival TIFF: 3000 x 4600
Low Resolution JPEG: 800 x 600
Bit Depth 8-bit
Scanning Device Creo-Scitex Eversmart Jazz+ flatbed scanner
ARK ark:/87278/s67t0hqk
ID 123732
setname dc_bpc
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