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Object Name Basket
Other Name Trinket Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0038A-B
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 Round, same diameter throughout except at top rim where basket (A) diameter becomes smaller, lip at top. Lid (B) fits over lip. Natural tan base color with colorful interwoven banded design on basket and lid. Colors include orange, blue, purple, and yellow - orange and blue band at bottom; yellow and purple towards center; yellow, orange and blue at top (colors faded on exterior).
Material bark, root, grass
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 2.375
Width (in) 2.75