Basket, c. 1910
Juncus and grass (plant material)
x 13 3/4 in. ( x 35 cm)
juncus, deer grass and sumac
Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 33 (illustrated/bw) fig. 55.
Described by Emil Steffa in "Basket Makers of the Coachella Valley," 1927.
Depicted on this basket are Cahuilla food sources--cacti bearing black fruit; and acorns represented as black and gold-brown diamonds.
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection Catalog, 1976
This object has the following keywords:
This object was included in the following exhibitions:
- Ways of Seeing/Exhibiting American Indian Art: The Pomona College Collection Montgomery Gallery , 1/19/1994 - 3/20/1994
- A Symmetrical Aesthetic: Southern California Indian Baskets Clark Humanities Museum, Scripps College , 3/19/2001 - 5/13/2001
This object has the following bibliographic references:
Native American Art from the Permanent Collection.
Native American Art from the Permanent Collection
Galleries of the Claremont Colleges.
Claremont, CA, 1979
Page Number: 33, Figure Number: 55
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