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Basket

Object Number:NA1260
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chilkat
Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Klukwan
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Leather
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 4.5 cm
Width: 10.8 cm
Depth: 15 cm
Outside Diameter:0 cm
Credit Line:Alaska Ethnological Expedition, George Byron Gordon, 1905
Other Number:LVS 109 - Field No SF

Description

Small, spruce root basket. One leather handle is attached at the rim. Decoration below the rim of dark and light bands.

Technical notes: twined, close twined, two strand; 9 warps and 15 rows per square inch. Bottom compact twine.

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