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Object Name Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0043
Place of Origin Arctic
Date 1870-1920
Year Range from 1870.0
Year Range to 1920.0
Made By Unangan (Aleut), probably Attu Island in the Aleutian Islands
Used By Unangan (Aleut), probably Attu Island in the Aleutian Islands
Object Description Cylindrical basket with openwork twining and zig zag warp. Braided and scalloped rim. Red, blue, orange and gray woolen embroidery in zig zag pattern around top half of basket. Bottom has slight conical indentation.
Material sea grass, wool
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 8
Diameter (in) 8.5