From: United States of America | Alaska

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 47-11-10
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Tlingit
Provenience United States of America | Alaska
Culture Area Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section American
Materials Spruce Root | Maidenhair Fern | Stem | Cotton Thread
Technique Basketry | Twined

Twined with all-over diamond self pattern of two warp-twine. False embroidery in brown and black. Designs: two bands of variant of blanket-border pattern and one of negative "wood-worm". Flat base; expanding side. Broken rim.Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, in-between weave (with plain), three-strand, diagonal/twill twining, wrapped weft ("false embroidery"). Diamond pattern.

Height 19.7 cm
Width 25.5 cm
Depth 23 cm
Credit Line Gift of Eli Kirk Price 3rd, 1947

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