University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:42-29-37
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Salish
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Culture Area: Plateau (Culture Area)
Date Made: -1910
Early Date: 1910
Late Date: 1910
Section:American
Materials:Cedar Bark
Cedar Root
Bear Grass
Technique:Basketry
Height: 18.5 cm
Outside Diameter:21.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Franklin Miles Day, 1942

Description

Nearly cylindrical with base flange. Flat lid overlapping inset basket rim. Coiled with imbricated design; broad diagonal bars, checkered in black, cream, and red. Lid design; four V's each enclosing a cross.


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