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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plateau 318 Great Basin 22
Descriptions
grass 50 root 18
Names
basket 234
Date:
early 20th century
Dimensions:
basket height: 4.5 in, width: 4 in, maximum diameter: 15 in, lid height: 1.5 in, lid diameter: 14 in, lid width: 4.5 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Recreation and Ritual; Gift/Novelty. Basket/lidded: Coiled basket and lid with non-interlocking stitches and closed sparing. Knotted coil start on base and lid. Rim of basket and lid are self-coiled. Finger loop on lid is compound binded. Grass/root fiber in natural, light brown; dark brown and blue (very faded on outside).
Accession Number:
NA.506.90

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