University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameTats'aa'
Object Number:57-26-21
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Western Apache
Culture Area: Southwest (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Willow
Devil's Claw
Buckskin
Pigment
Technique:Twined
Height: 34 cm
Outside Diameter:27.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the George Washington Memorial Museum, 1957
Other Number:L-269-23 - Old Museum Number

Description

Large, rounded bottom, flaring sides; twiaed. Mid-band of darker and light materials alternate over every 2 warps to produce design. Rather long leather fringes on outside attached below rim and at bottom. Often used as saddle basket.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Living in Balance: The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo, and Apache (20 May 1995 - 2013) View Objects in Exhibition

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