Wickiups

Seasonal temporary dwellings or huts of various western and southwestern Native American tribes roughly domical in form, constructed of bent saplings, brushwood, and bark, and covered with reed mats.

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27758
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300249532. The J. Paul Getty Trust.