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Object Name Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0044
Place of Origin Arctic
Date 1870-1920
Year Range from 1870.0
Year Range to 1920.0
Made By Unangan (Aleut), probably Atka
Used By Unangan (Aleut), probably Atka
Object Description Cylindrical basket with close and open work twining to create a five bands. Red, brown and tan woolen embroidery in diamond, X and rectangular shapes. Bottom of basket attached with thread, not twined as part of sides. Bottom indented to form conical shape.
Material sea grass, wool
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 7.5
Diameter (in) 10.75