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Native American Artist

Basket, n.d.
Juncus (plant material)
12 1/4 x 14 x 14 in. (31 x 36 x 36 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, California
Technique: Basketmaking (Coiling)
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Emil P. Steffa
Accession Number: P1270
Large restricted hemispherical basket with a flat base. Coiled construction. Large black-outlined tan diamonds with small tan diamonds in between them. The large diamonds were referred to as "snake leather" by the maker.

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  • Overall Dimensions: 12 1/4 x 14 x 14 in. (31.12 x 35.56 x 35.56 cm)

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