University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameTats'aa'
Object Number:NA8794
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Western Apache
Provenience: United States of America
Arizona
Maricopa County
Tucson
Culture Area: Southwest (Culture Area)
Date Made: 1900-1919
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1919
Section:American
Materials:Cottonwood (Alaska)
Willow
Devil's Claw
Buckskin
Cotton
Glass
Pigment
Technique:Twined
Height: 38.5 cm
Outside Diameter:47 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Richard Waln Meirs, 1918
Other Number:A104 - Field No SF

Description

Large burden basket with buckskin-strip ornamentation. Blue, white and red painted design, one yellow glass bead attached. Pads of cotton cloth inside.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Living in Balance: The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo, and Apache (20 May 1995 - 2013) View Objects in Exhibition

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