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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Paiute 11 Great Basin 22
Descriptions
cordage 5 dogbane 3 Willow 104 split willow 2
Names
seed jar 4 basketry 4 olla 11
Subjects
Woven 14
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
H: 14 in, Diameter: 13 in, wide at widest point: 14 in, diameter of opening: 1.75 in
Credit Line:
Gift of The Coe Foundation
Remarks:
Paiute olla (water basket) with fiber loops attached, natural and brown colors, c. 1880. Gift of above source, 1967 catalog no. 497. | Diagonally twined Paiute basketry seed jar of peeled and unpeeled split willow over willow rods. Two handmade cordage (may be dogbane) handles. The rim is willow wrapped (Bryn Potter: 7/2013- AMD).
Accession Number:
1.67.184

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