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Basket

Object Number:95-23-9
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Hotevilla
Hopi Reservation
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Maker: Tu-ve-nimp-ka
Section:American
Materials:Yucca
Rabbit Brush
Sumac
Technique:Basketry
Wicker
Woven
Plaited
Height: 23 cm
Outside Diameter:27 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. Frederica de Laguna, 1995
Other Number:11,495 - Other Number

Description

Medium-sized, tall wicker basket with circular opening and flat bottom. Deep "wastebasket" shape. Rabbit brush weft and sumac warp. Six rod warps in center, augmented, finished with mainly four rods. Rim bound with yucca, slightly damaged. Faded coloration of blue/green, pink, white.

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