Basket Tray


From: Alaska

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 2013-19-1
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Tlingit
Provenience Alaska
Culture Area Northwest Coast Culture Area
Creator Teri Rofkar
Date Made 2010
Section American
Materials Spruce Root
Technique Twined

Spruce root basket tray twined by Teri Rofkar, 2010. Reproducion of a historical Tlingit tray in the Penn Museum (CG241088-2420). Teri gathers and prepares her spruce roots herself. Design colors include turquoise blue, pink, black, and brown.

Height 3.5 cm
Outside Diameter 23.49 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Teri Rofkar, Sharpe Fund, 2013
Other Number L-2011-1-1 - Old Loan Number

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