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Burden Basket

Object Number:97-85-465
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:San Carlos Apache
Provenience: Arizona
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Hide
Pigment
Glass
Plant Fiber
Technique:Twilled Twining
Height: 34.29 cm
Outside Diameter:35.56 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-85-465 - Old Museum Number
15699 - ANSP Number

Description

Two strand twining on two rod warp. Decorative red bands marked by a shift in the pairing of the rods. Yellow buckskin over bottom and in four bands up the sides. Long buckskin fringes with a few blue beads. Burden strap.

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