From: Washington (U. S. State) | Hood Canal
Curatorial Section: American
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Culture||Salish | Twana|
|Provenience||Washington (U. S. State) | Hood Canal|
|Culture Area||Northwest Coast Culture Area|
|Materials||Marsh Grass (uncertain) | Pigment|
Grass (marsh?); coiled; grass stitching and in coil bundle. roundish-oval with flat bottom, curved sides with shoulder and short "neck". Decoration: dying some of weft black and red and creating a series of diamonds (with top point squashed) around sides- in a checkerboard outline. Stitches bifurcated. Dyes are probably native.
|Height||6.6 Measurement Unit Not Provided|
|Length||14.9 Measurement Unit Not Provided|
|Width||13.4 Measurement Unit Not Provided|
|Credit Line||Exchange with George G. Heye, 1917|
|Other Number||5/7888 - Collector Number|
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