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Berry Basket

Object Number:NA7653
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
maidenhair fern
Grass
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 23 cm
Outside Diameter:26 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from G. T. Emmons, 1918
Other Number:A/32 - Other Number

Description

Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, three-strand, wrapped weft ("false embroidery"); 10 warps, 17 wefts per square inch. Inverted bottom; cut top; design tide tying.

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