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Plaque

Tray

Object Number:NA1823
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Oraibi
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Rabbit Brush
Sumac
Technique:Basketry
Wicker
Woven
Plaited
Height: 5 cm
Outside Diameter:45.5 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Southwest, R. Stewart Culin, 1901
Other Number:38598 - Old Museum Number

Description

Large, circular wicker plaque/tray. Rabbit brush weft and sumac warp. Rim bound in yucca. Geometric design of three triangles (yellow, red) around central disc, accents of red and yellow. Discolored.

Bibliography:

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

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