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Berry Basket

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Object Number:NA7666
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Grass
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 22.3 cm
Width: 27 cm
Depth: 23 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from G. T. Emmons, 1918
Other Number:A/63 - Other Number

Description

Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, in-between weave (with plain), wrapped weft ("false embroidery"); 10 warps, 11 wefts per square inch. Inverted bottom; selvage pattern; butterfly; lighter at top from dark at bottom

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