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Object Number:NA8997
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Sitka
Culture Area: Northwest Coast
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Pigment
Cloth
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 18.3 cm
Outside Diameter:36.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Richard Waln Meirs, 1918

Description

Painted, broken in places. Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, three-strand, diagonal/twill twining, cross-warp; Rim: 9 warps and 11 wefts per square inch, Top: 14 warps and 18 wefts per square inch. Tobacco basket, tying design inside.

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