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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Lower Pacific Northwest 9 Makah 12
Descriptions
bear grass 45 cedar bark 11
Names
basket 234
Date:
20th century
Dimensions:
basket height: 2 in, Diameter: 4 in, lid height: 1.5 in, lid diameter: 3.125 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Recreational and Ritual/Gifts and Novelty. Trinket Basket with lid: Round twined basket, straight sides with deep shoulder, flat bottom of twined cedar bark, sides wrap twined with beargrass in natural yellow and top bands of dyed navy, yellow and red, bottom bands of dyed navy, yellow and purple, center band has dyed yellow horizontal Z on dyed green band with purple border. Round twined lid with top knot, 7/16" woven cedar sides, wrap twined beargrass in natural yellow and repeat of basket band in green and purple, top knot has dyed orange top and dyed navy blue sides.
Accession Number:
NA.506.75

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