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Object Number:22404
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Fort Wrangell
Culture Area: Northwest Coast
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Grass
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 4.8 cm
Length: 22.24 cm
Depth: 14.8 cm
Outside Diameter:0 cm
Credit Line:Gift of C. C. Gries, 1902

Description

Twining with grass false embroidery, red, purple and natural. Design: cross, tattoo and tying; war pick. Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, in-between weave (with plain), wrapped weft ("false embroidery"); 11 warps and 18 wefts per square inch.

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