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Cahuilla Band of Mission Indians Artist

Basket, c. 1900
Juncus and grass (plant material)
3 1/2 x 11 3/16 x 11 1/4 in. (8.89 x 28.42 x 28.58 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, California
Technique: Basketmaking (Coiling)
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Jonathan Tibbet
Accession Number: P1134
Open cylindrical basket with a flat base. Made of coiled construction. Black lizards and black geometric patterns on buff and orange.

Deer grass, juncus, and sumac

Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 87, fig. 301.

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  • Overall Dimensions: 3 1/2 x 11 3/16 x 11 1/4 in. (8.89 x 28.42 x 28.58 cm) Measured by Martin, Jack

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