Many baskets were tightly woven. some were used for cooking and swelled when filled with water, making them water tight. Cooking stones were heated in a fire and dropped into the basket to heat the water and cook the food. Others were used for storing seeds, nuts, and dried meat.

Last updated: February 24, 2015

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