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Object Name Basket
Other Name Trinket Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0031A-B
Place of Origin Northwest Coast, WA, USA
Date 1860-1930
Year Range from 1860
Year Range to 1930
Made By Wakashan linguistic group, probably Makah
Used By Wakashan linguistic group, probably Makah
Object Description Round basket (A) with approximately same diameter throughout. Lid (B) fits over rim. Colorful banded design. At bottom, blue and purple; at center, green, purple, and yellow; at top, red and dark blue. At top rim, band of red. Lid has band of orange, blue, green, dark blue, red. Colors faded on exterior. Cedarbark warp, plaited base, twined.
Material bark, root, grass
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 3.25
Width (in) 4.125