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Basket

Object Number:NA5745
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 7.3 cm
Width: 6 cm
Depth: 5 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedtion to the Northwest Coast, Louis Shotridge, 1917

Description

Incomplete basket showcasing two different types of twining.

Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand. Bottom-compact twine.

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