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Mrs. Ortega

Basket, 1913
Juncus (plant material)
x 10 5/8 in. ( x 27 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, California
Technique: Basketmaking (Coiling)
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Emil P. Steffa
Accession Number: P1296
Circular, slightly cylindrical basket tray with a flat base. Coiled construction. The base is decorated with two concentric 5-pointed stars outlined in black. The rim is decorated with black tessellate. Background is tan.

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