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Object Number:
30-11-5
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Tlingit
Provenience:
Alaska
Culture Area:
Northwest Coast
Section:
American
Materials:
Spruce Root
Grass
Copper
Technique:
Basketry
Twined
Description:
Made of split roots of spruce tree, fine weave; dipped in sulphite of copper to prevent dirt from working in, thus a light green in colour. Straw false embroidery in two bands in reddish brown and orange. Natural Indian dyes
Height:
13.5cm
Outside Diamater:
16cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Louis Shotridge
Other Number:
11   -   Other Number

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