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Hopi Artist

Basket Plaque, c. 1920
Grass and leaf and dye
12 3/16 x 11 1/4 x 13/16 in. (30.96 x 28.58 x 2.06 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, Arizona
Technique: Basketmaking (Coiling)
Credit Line: Pomona College Collection
Accession Number: P5010
Coiled construction. Basketry loop for hanging. Natural tones of black and brown on buff geometric design.

Grass, yucca leaf, and native dye

Flying birds constitute the design of this basket.

Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 39 (illustrated/bw) fig. 87.

Donated to Claremont University Center (CUC).

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  • Overall Dimensions: 12 3/16 x 11 1/4 x 13/16 in. (30.96 x 28.58 x 2.06 cm) Measured by Martin, Jack

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