|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
Queen Charlotte Islands
|Culture Area:||Northwest Coast|
|Credit Line:||Exchange with George G. Heye, 1917|
|Other Number:||2/1483 - Collector Number|
Probably spruce root; twined; "Bucket" shape; cylindrical with flat bottom; rounded edges; straight sides. Bottom concave towards middle. Closely woven with two different kinds of stitch; top and bottom borders have one kind, while broad middle section is done in stitch that resembles open-work stitch, but is very tight. Row of braided twining separates sides and bottom which is more coarsely twined. Rim has braided finish. Torn in places; mended with commercial string; one tear patched with piece of skin or hide. May have had handle.
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