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Berry Basket

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Object Number:NA8191
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Yakutat (Culture)
Provenience: Alaska
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Grass
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 29.5 cm
Width: 26.5 cm
Depth: 29 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Henry K. Deisher, 1918
Other Number:247 - Collector Number

Description

Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, three-strand, wrapped weft ("false embroidery"); 11 warps and 14 wefts per square inch. Tying and tides designs; selvage pattern; wrap with root side on top and bottom.

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