|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Culture Area:||Northwest Coast Culture Area|
|Outside Diameter:||13 cm|
|Credit Line:||Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1918|
|Other Number:||B.T.13 - Other Number|
Cylindrical basket with slightly expanding sides and an inverted bottom. The basket is separated into three sections of open work, cross-warp weaving in an eye-hole design. Two close twined bands are woven between the open work and feature false embroidery "leaves of fireweed" patterns pointing in opposite directions.
Technical notes: twined, open and close twined, cross-warp, two-strand, three-strand, wrapped weft ("false embroidery"). 15 warps, 16 wefts per square inch. Bottom in between.
|[Article] Shotridge, Louis V. 1921. "Tlingit Woman's Root Basket". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 12. no. 3. pg. 162-178 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 169, fig. 51||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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