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Plaque

Tray

Object Number:97-85-422
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Middle Mesa
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Yucca
Plant Fiber
Technique:Basketry
Coiled
Outside Diameter:31.75 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-85-422 - Old Museum Number
16769 - ANSP Number
II 32 - Gottschall Number

Description

Medium-sized, circular bundle-coiled plaque/tray. Design of a four-rayed star/petals formed with blocks of yellow and bordered in black is reflected on back.

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 32View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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