FILTER RESULTS × Close
Skip to Content ☰ Open Filter >>

Pima Baskets

Showing 5 of 7


Pima Artist



Basket Plaque / Gambling Tray, c. 1910
Grass and wood
x 15 3/4 in. ( x 40 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, Arizona
Technique: Basketmaking (Coiling)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Edward H. Angle
Accession Number: P2281
Circular basket plaque. Coiled construction. Dark brown double zigzag band on buff. Could be used as a gambling tray.

Materials
cattail, willow sapwood and devil's claw

Commentary
The Pima used trays of this type in a variety of gambling games.
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection catalog, 1976

Bibliography
Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 40-41 (illustrated/bw 40) fig. 105.

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:

Bibliography List
This object has the following bibliographic references:

Portfolio List Click a portfolio name to view all the objects in that portfolio
This object is a member of the following portfolios:


Your current search criteria is: Portfolio is "Pima Baskets" and [Object]Century is "20th c".




The content on this website is subject to change as collection records are researched and refined and may be subject to copyright restrictions.
For further inquiries, contact Associate Director/Registrar Steve Comba at steven.comba@pomona.edu.