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Object Name Basket
Other Name Trinket Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0025
Place of Origin Northwest Coast, WA, USA
Date 1860-1930
Year Range from 1860.0
Year Range to 1930.0
Made By Wakashan or Salish
Used By Wakashan or Salish
Object Description Oval shaped, tapering (slightly larger at top). Top rim has twisted plant material (grass?) attached in scalloped pattern. Mainly a natural tan color; has banded design in orange and brown on sides-- two bands total. Cedarbark warp.
Material bark, root, grass
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 1.75
Width (in) 3