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Basket

Sally Bag

Object Number:78-1-24
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Wasco
Provenience: Washington (uncertain)
Oregon (uncertain)
Culture Area: Plateau Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Root
Technique:Twined
Height: 30 cm
Length: 26 cm
Width: 16 cm
Depth: 17 cm
Outside Diameter:18.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mary Elizabeth King, 1978

Description

Twined basket with cotton string warp and root fibre weft. Cylindrical shape. Weft design on body of basket is of diagonal stripes in light and dark brown fibres. Top and bottom borders of twined off-white cotton. Basket is flimsy and has lost cylindrical shape. There is a small hole in the side.

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