Medium Sifting Basket

Baskets used for making miincipi flour.

Physical Description: basket; 13" dia.; 9" x 9" base; 4½" h.

Traditional Knowledge: 

Category: Food Preparation.

kiihkalaakani (basket). poohkaanaakani (sifting basket).

As miincipi was ground into meal, baskets woven with small holes in the bottom were used to sift the flour until it was finely ground.