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Object Number:97-85-13
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Yakutat (Alaska)
Provenience: Alaska
Prince William Sound
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 17.5 cm
Width: 29.5 cm
Depth: 21 cm
Outside Diameter:0 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-85-13 - Old Museum Number
16142 - ANSP Number
II 57 - Gottschall Number

Description

Cylindrical. Two-ply twining alternating with bands of crossed warp. Damaged. Design: cross bars of dying frame. Technical notes: twined, open and close twined, cross-warp, two-strand; 7 warps and 4 wefts per square inch. Inverted bottom; cross bars of drying frame design.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 57View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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