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Berry Basket

Object Number:NA7655
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Grass
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 26.8 cm
Width: 29.5 cm
Depth: 31 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from G. T. Emmons, 1918
Other Number:A/35 - Field No SF

Description

Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, three-strand, wrapped weft ("false embroidery"); 9 warps, 13 wefts per square inch. Tides or wave tying; selvage pattern; three-strand bottom bands; three-strand side bottom edge.

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