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Object Name Basket, Burden
Catalog Number 1975.001.0001
Place of Origin Plateau
Date 1880-1920
Year Range from 1880.0
Year Range to 1920.0
Made By Salishan or Klamath (probably Modoc)
Used By Salishan or Klamath (probably Modoc)
Object Description Conical, twined burden basket. Triangular zig-zag designs of dark brown and light brown. Dark brown bands at top.
Material hazel or willow, conifer root, bear grass (?), alder (?), metal
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 14.5
Diameter (in) 16