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Object Name Basket
Other Name Trinket Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0028A-B
Place of Origin Northwest Coast, North America
Date 1860-1930
Year Range from 1860.0
Year Range to 1930.0
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 basket (A) with lip at top. Lid (B) fits over rim. Overall natural tan color with banded design. Near top, purple and dark blue band (faded); at center, orange and green turquoise band; at bottom, dark blue and pink/red band, faded in some areas. On lid, band of dark blue and purple towards outside, dark blue and orange, and blue at center (colors faded overall on exterior). Cedarbark warp, plaited base.
Material bark, grass, root
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 3.25
Width (in) 4.25