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Berry Basket

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Object Number:NA8195
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Rawhide
Grass
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 23.8 cm
Outside Diameter:25 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Henry K. Deisher, 1918
Other Number:264 - Collector Number

Description

Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, in-between weave (with plain), wrapped weft ("false embroidery"); 10 warps and 14 wefts per square inch. Inverted bottom; old style design.

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