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Basket

Object Number:NA1259
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chilkat
Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Klukwan
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 11 cm
Width: 24 cm
Depth: 25.5 cm
Credit Line:Alaska Ethnological Expedition, George Byron Gordon, 1905

Description

Bowl shaped open basket. Plaited weave at the rim. Previously folded.

Technical notes: twined, close twined, two strand, in between weave (with plain). 9 warps and 13 rows per square inch.

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