University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:37-24-4
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pomo
Provenience: California (State)
Culture Area: California (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Fiber
Feather
Shell
Technique:Basketry
Length: 13 cm
Width: 5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. David English Dallam, 1937

Description

Gift or jewel basket. Well covered with iridescent green, yellow, and white short feathers caught in coils. Longer black feathers and ring of discoidal white shell beads at border.


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