Arctic (Culture Area)
Cylindrical finely woven basket with lid. Made of dried grasses and embroidered with silk thread in geometric designs (repeated over surface). Embroidery colors: red, green, pink, blue, la vendor, purple, orange. Concentric circles of "lattice" work on base of basket. Letter accompanies: Given by collector on Feb. 8, 1919 to Mr. E.M. Miller of New York (a relative of the donor). Letter is in American Section accession notebook.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore W. Terhune
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