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Object Number:NA8290
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kern
Kawaiisu
Provenience: California (State)
Kern County
Culture Area: Great Basin Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Willow
Bracken Fern
Devil's Claw
Technique:Coiled
Basketry
Iconography:Butterfly
Credit Line:Gift of William K. Jewett, 1918
Other Number:46 - Collector Number

Description

Bottleneck shape; flight of the butterfly design. Remnants of red yarn on shoulder. Feather and yarn edge.

Bibliography:

[Article] Merwin, Bruce W. 1918. "The Patty Stuart Jewett Collection". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 9. no. 3-4. pg. 225-243 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 69View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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