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Plaque

Tray

Object Number:45-15-64
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Third Mesa
Oraibi
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Yucca
Rabbit Brush
Sumac
Technique:Basketry
Wicker
Woven
Plaited
Outside Diameter:38 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Large, wicker plaque/tray. Rabbit brush weft and sumac warp. Rim bound with yucca. Design of center red circle surrounded by multicolored (red, dark blue, blue/green, brown) crenellated circles and four block 'clouds', visible on both surfaces. Front is discolored.

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