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Plaque

Tray

Native NameKo'chai'inpi
Yungyapu
Object Number:45-15-62
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Third Mesa
Oraibi
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Yucca
Rabbit Brush
Sumac
Technique:Basketry
Wicker
Woven
Plaited
Outside Diameter:44.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Large, circular wicker plaque/tray. Rabbit brush weft and sumac warp. Rim bound with yucca. Geometric design of concentric colored bands with offsets of rays.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Washburn, Dorothy K. 1995. Living in Balance. The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo and Apache.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. pg. 79 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 50, fig. 40View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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