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Basket

Object Number:NA7699
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Sitka
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Grass
Cotton Thread
String
Wood
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 13.5 cm
Width: 28.5 cm
Depth: 18.1 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from G. T. Emmons, 1918
Other Number:A/22 - Other Number

Description

Lidded basket. Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, in-between weave (with plain); 9 warps 18 wefts per square inch. Solid grass design, 9 rows rolled edge.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Raven's Journey: The World of Alaska's Native People ( Nov 1986 - Feb 2010) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Barsness, Kristin J., and Kaplan, Susan A. 1986. Raven's Journey.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 185, fig. 201; p. 105, pl. 11View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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