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Object Name Basket
Other Name Trinket Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0027A-B
Place of Origin Northwest Coast, North America
Date 1860-1925
Year Range from 1860.0
Year Range to 1925.0
Made By Wakashan linguistic group, Makah or Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)
Used By Wakashan linguistic group, Makah or Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)
Object Description (A) Round finely woven, natural tan color with banded colorful design around sides of basket in orange and purple (colors faded). Three black lines at bottom. Lid (B) has woven knob. Knob is purple at top and band of purple around side of knob (colors faded). Faded purple and orange band on lid. Cedarbark warp, plaited base, twined.
Material bark, grass, root
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 2.25
Width (in) 5.25