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Burden Basket

Object Number:97-85-438
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Sumac
Technique:Basketry
Wicker
Plaited
Height: 27.94 cm
Width: 24.13 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-85-438 - Old Museum Number
16838 - ANSP Number
II 6 - Gottschall Number

Description

Plaited burden basket, rectangular in shape. Multiple warps and single wefts of sumac shoots. Damage in one corner.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 6View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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