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Object Name Basket
Other Name Trinket Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0036A-B
Place of Origin Northwest Coast, North America
Date 1860-1930
Year Range from 1860.0
Year Range to 1930.0
Made By Wakashan linguistic group, Makah or Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)
Used By Wakashan linguistic group, Makah or Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)
Object Description Basket (A), round, approximately the same diameter throughout. Natural tan base color with bands of green at top and near bottom, and blue-green and red design at center of side, possibly letters-- look like capital "I"s and backwards "R"s. Lid (B) fits over rim. Blue-green design on lid, blue in center (fading overall on exterior). Plaited base, twined.
Material bark, grass, root
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 1.75
Width (in) 2.5