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Object Number:NA7673
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Grass
Maidenhair Fern
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 19.8 cm
Width: 23 cm
Outside Diameter:21.3 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from G. T. Emmons, 1918
Other Number:A/16 - Other Number

Description

Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, wrapped weft ("false embroidery"); 12 warps, 16 wefts per square inch. Inverted bottom; graph design; selvage pattern.

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