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Berry Basket

Object Number:NA7654
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: Alaska
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Grass
maidenhair fern
Leather
Plant Fiber
Technique:Basketry
Twined
Height: 22.2 cm
Width: 27 cm
Depth: 23 cm
Outside Diameter:26 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from G. T. Emmons, 1918
Other Number:A/34 - Field No SF

Description

Technical notes: twined, close twined, two-strand, wrapped weft ("false embroidery"); 9 warps, 14 wefts per square inch. Three-strand side bottom; three-strand bands on bottom; selvage pattern.

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