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Plaque

Tray

Object Number:42-29-31
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Oraibi
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: -1910
Early Date: 1910
Late Date: 1910
Section:American
Materials:Yucca
Rabbit Brush
Sumac
Technique:Basketry
Wicker
Woven
Plaited
Outside Diameter:34 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Franklin Miles Day, 1942

Description

Large, circular wicker plaque/tray. Rabbit brush weft and sumac warp. Six rod warps in center, finished with mainly three rods. Rim bound with yucca. Design of four birds, possibly eagles (brown, orange), bordered with ring of brown.

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. 149View Objects related to this General Reference

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