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Object Number:97-85-60
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nootka
Provenience: British Columbia
Hesquiat
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-85-60 - Old Museum Number
16253 - ANSP Number
II 155 - Gottschall Number

Description

Oblong. Cedar bark warp; grass weft. Bottom broad strip of bark enclosed between narrower strips; sides of two-ply twining with ornamental bands in which the regular weft is used as the horizontal warp for wrapped twined weave.

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 155View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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