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Object Number:97-85-59
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nootka
Provenience: British Columbia
Kyuquot
Vancouver Island
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Cedar Bark
Grass
Technique:Basketry
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-85-59 - Old Museum Number
16255 - ANSP Number
II 144 - Gottschall Number

Description

Oblong. Bottom of cedar bark in checkerwork; sides of two parallel warps, cedar bark inside, grass outside, enclosing broad strips of cedar bark and woven at intervals by two-ply twining of grass. Edge of basket drawn in horizontally.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 144View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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