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Plaque

Tray

Object Number:97-85-417
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Oraibi
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: ca. 1880
Early Date: 1855
Late Date: 1905
Section:American
Materials:Yucca
Rabbit Brush
Sumac
Technique:Basketry
Wicker
Woven
Plaited
Outside Diameter:20.95 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-85-417 - Old Museum Number
16764 - ANSP Number
II 37 - Gottschall Number

Description

Small, circular wicker plaque/tray. Rabbit brush weft and sumac warp. Six rod warps in center, finished with two rods. Rim bound with yucca. Design of concentric circles (brown, red, blue/green, dark blue) with a cross center (blue/green).

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 37View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Whiteford, Andrew H. 01 Aug 1988. Southwestern Indian Baskets: Their History and Their Makers.. School of American Research Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 149View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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