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Basket

Object Number:97-85-436A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Middle Mesa
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Yucca
Plant Fiber
Leather
Technique:Basketry
Coiled
Height: 16.51 cm
Outside Diameter:17.78 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-85-436A - Old Museum Number
16780 - ANSP Number
II 20 - Gottschall Number

Description

Bundle-coiled basket. Flat bottomed. Slightly insloping to a wide mouth. Attached with leather tie to lid (97-85-43B). Design of multicolored (red, blue/green, dark blue, black) diamonds. Two finger loops on top coil attached to handle.

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 20View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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