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Plaque

Tray

Native NameYungyapu
Object Number:97-85-414
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Oraibi
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: ca. 1880
Early Date: 1855
Late Date: 1905
Section:American
Materials:Yucca
Rabbit Brush
Sumac
Technique:Basketry
Wicker
Woven
Plaited
Outside Diameter:31 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-85-414 - Old Museum Number
16761 - ANSP Number
II 34 - Gottschall Number

Description

Large, wicker plaque/tray. Rabbit brush weft and sumac warp. Rim bound in yucca. Design of blue/green central disc surrounded by multicolored concentric circles. Front is slightly discolored.

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 34View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Whiteford, Andrew H. 01 Aug 1988. Southwestern Indian Baskets: Their History and Their Makers.. School of American Research Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 149View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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