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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Iñupiat 16
Descriptions
Buckskin 430 spruce root 15
Names
basket 234
Date:
20th Century
Dimensions:
basket height: 4.125 in, Diameter: 8 in, lid height: 3 in, lid diameter: 7.625 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Utensils and Implements; Household. Basket with lid: Round coiled basket, flat bottom, slightly convex sides, natural light brown spruce root or willow and conifer root stitches with 4 square designs in natural brown and dyed pink and purple handles are natural and dyed pink strands round braided over cord and inserted into white buckskin collars tied through sides of basket. Round coiled convex lid with flared edge & 3/4" deep foot has 4 triangular designs in natural and dyed pink and purple , same style handle as basket at top of lid.
Accession Number:
NA.106.598

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