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Object Name Basket
Catalog Number 1975.001.0061
Place of Origin Plateau, USA
Date 1878-1930
Year Range from 1878.0
Year Range to 1930.0
Made By Plateau American Indians (possibly Wasco)
Used By Plateau American Indians (possibly Wasco)
Object Description Basketry woven bag, rectangular and flat when unopened, with leather rim and drawstring woven into rim. Twined with false embroidery. Tan with alternating lines of vertical diamond patterns in brown and black (faded) on one side. Alternating lines of faded black (?) diamonds and faded orange and brown crosses on opposite side. Pattern of bands at top and bottom.
Material cornhusk and/or hemp, leather
Collection Native American-Worth Collection
Height (in) 26
Width (in) 18