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Object Number:NA9491
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Killisnoo
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 18.3 cm
Width: 39.5 cm
Depth: 39.9 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1923
Other Number:25 - Field No SF

Description

Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, diagonal/twill twining, three-strand; 14 warps, 18 wefts per square inch at rim. Skip stitch, tree shadow design.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Raven\'s Journey: The World of Alaska\'s Native People ( Nov 1986 - Feb 2010) View Objects in Exhibition

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