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Object Name Basket
Other Name Trinket Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0024A-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 Basket (A) and lid (B). Cedarbark warp, plaited base, twined. Base color natural tan. Banded patterns on sides and lid. At center of basket, purple band with orange "X" pattern at bottom, band of yellow and blue (faded on exterior). Knob woven into top of lid. Lid features banded purple and orange "X" design. Knob is purple, orange. Colors faded. Lid fits over top rim of basket.
Material bark, grass, root
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 2.5
Width (in) 5.25