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Object #2.5E513
Object nameBasket
Culture of OriginTlingit
MaterialsSpruce Root, Grass, Maidenhair Fern, Tan
TechniquesPlain Twined, Triple Twined, Between Weave Twining, False Embroidered
DimensionsH: 31.2 cm, Diam: 34.5 cm
Exhibit LabelCat; Tlinget basket, twined, tan colored with two bands of blanket border design in maiden hair fern. Lower third of basket has a diamond self-pattern. The basket has a flaring cylinder shape. There is a break in the rim of the basket.
SourceMrs. Walter C. Waters
CreditPurchased from Mrs. Walter C. Waters

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