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Object Number:
30-11-7
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Tlingit
Provenience:
Alaska
Culture Area:
Northwest Coast
Section:
American
Materials:
Spruce Root
Grass
maidenhair fern
Technique:
Basketry
Twined
Description:
Made of split roots of spruce tree, natural colour; entire basket is woven with fine raised zigzag design. Straw false embroidery in brown and orange and two lines of pink root. Natural Indian dyes
Height:
10.2cm
Outside Diamater:
14.7cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Louis Shotridge

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