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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Southwest 230 Apache 71
Descriptions
Sumac 15 Willow 104 cotton cloth 39 pine pitch 2 rawhide 1018 horse hair 14
Names
water bottle 2 basket 234
Subjects
Coiled 3
Date:
ca. 1875
Dimensions:
H: 9.5 in, Diameter: 10 in, diameter of opening: 3.75 in
Credit Line:
Gift of The Coe Foundation
Remarks:
Apache water container of coiled weave basketry lined with pinion gum, horse hair loops and braided rawhide shoulder strap, c. 1875. Gift of above source, 1967 catalog no. 480. CONDITION: Shoulder strap broken off. | Apache coiled water bottle on a three rod foundation with pine pitch lining the interior, and some on the base. Braided rawhide, horse hair and cotton cloth handles. The bottle has a herringbone rim finish (Bryn Potter: 7/2013- AMD).
Accession Number:
1.67.186

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