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Tray

Basket

Object Number:38-27-49
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Navajo
Provenience: Arizona (uncertain)
New Mexico (uncertain)
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Sumac
Technique:Basketry
Coiled
Height: 12.7 cm
Outside Diameter:39.37 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Martha H. McInnes, in memory of Mary T. McInnes, 1938

Description

Bowl shaped basket coiled from plant fiber; decoration of sun burst design in black with an encircling band of red, good condition. Marriage basket.

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. 34-37View Objects related to this General Reference

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