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Olla

Native NameOlla
Object Number:NA8072
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:White Mountain Apache
Provenience: Arizona
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Plant Fiber
Technique:Basketry
Coiled
Height: 76.2 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Henry K. Deisher, 1918
Other Number:340 - Collector Number

Description

Vase shaped, olla basket with a wide body; coiled from plant fiber; decoration of anthropomorphic figures, diamonds and geometric designs in black; slightly damaged along rim.

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