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Object Name Basket
Other Name Trinket Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0032
Place of Origin Northwest Coast, North America
Date 1860-1930
Year Range from 1860
Year Range to 1930
Made By Wakashan linguistic group, Makah or Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)
Used By Wakashan linguistic group, Makah or Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)
Object Description Oval shaped, mainly natural tan color. Features banded design- smaller bands at top and bottom, larger at center. Top and bottom bands are green, central band is red, yellow, and green with chevron pattern. Cedarbark warp, plaited base, twined.
Material bark, grass, root
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 2.5
Width (in) 4.125