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Chemehuevi and Serrano Baskets

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Chemehuevi Artist

Basket, 1909
Juncus (plant material)
4 1/8 x 12 13/16 x 12 11/16 in. (10.48 x 32.54 x 32.23 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, California
Technique: Basketmaking (Coiling)
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Emil P. Steffa
Accession Number: P1301
Hemispherical basket with a flat base. Coiled construction, with bundle coiling to the right. Decorated with four regions of 3-colored zigzag and tessellate design. Chipped ends on both sides.

This basket was a gift to Mrs. Will Jim.

Exhibition List
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  • Overall Dimensions: 4 1/8 x 12 13/16 x 12 11/16 in. (10.48 x 32.54 x 32.23 cm) Measured by Haave, Lilly

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