Tohono O'odham Artist
Basket, c. 1900
Grass and wood
x 16 9/16 in. ( x 42 cm)
bear grass, willow sapwood and devil's claw
Bowl-shaped baskets are used by the Papago for making wine from the saguaro cactus, and for serving it.
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection catalog, 1976
Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 38 (illustrated/bw) fig. 85.
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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: 38, Figure Number: 85
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