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Object Name Basket, Food Storage
Catalog Number 1975.001.0066
Place of Origin Arctic
Date 1870-1920
Year Range from 1870
Year Range to 1920
Made By Aleutian Island
Used By Aleutian Island
Object Description Cylindrical basket with twined with zigzag warp, openwork weaving and braided rim, (made of sea grass, wild rye). Embroidered with red, blue and gray wool. Black wool band around rim.
Material sea grass, wild rye, wool
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 8.5
Diameter (in) 8.5