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Object Name Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0087
Place of Origin Northwest CA, USA
Date 1880-1920
Year Range from 1880
Year Range to 1920
Made By Pomo
Used By Pomo
Object Description Round basket with flat bottom, curved sides. Widest point of sides is wider than opening at top. Coiled "two-stitch" weave using buff colored material for background and dark red-brown material for design. Design consists of two rows of designs made up of individual "mountain"-like shapes that are even at bottom and zig-zagged at top, with highest point in the center. Underside features floral type pattern consisting of four triangles with rounded sides.
Material plant material, sedge root (?), redbud (?)
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 3.25
Diameter (in) 8