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Object Number:97-85-376
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Jicarilla Apache
Provenience: New Mexico
Near Dulce Lake
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Plant Fiber
Technique:Basketry
Coiled
Height: 5.08 cm
Outside Diameter:27.94 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-85-376 - Old Museum Number
17301 - ANSP Number
II 15 - Gottschall Number

Description

Shallow, bowl shaped basket coiled from plant fiber; base pushed up and design of several concentric rings of green and pink; fair condition but shaded.

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 15View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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