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Object Name Basket, Food Storage
Catalog Number 1975.001.0017
Place of Origin Northwest Coast, North America
Date 1890-1930
Year Range from 1890
Year Range to 1930
Made By Tlingit
Used By Tlingit
Object Description Twined with false embroidery. Cylindrical, slightly tapered in diameter with top being larger than base. Base color is natural brown. Geometrical designs including cross shapes in dark brown, yellow, and orange, and chains of diamonds in yellow and blue. Two red bands around center section. Bottom slightly concave.
Material plant material
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 12
Width (in) 13