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Mrs. Chuplé

Basket, 1913
Juncus (plant material)
8 x 11 3/8 x 11 3/8 in. (20.32 x 28.89 x 28.89 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, California
Technique: Basketmaking (Coiling)
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Emil P. Steffa
Accession Number: P1324
Ring-necked basket with a flat base. Coiled construction. Wide black and buff zigzags on tan.

Placing the black juncus and the white palm leaf against a mottled Juncus background, Mrs. Chuple accentuated the geometic aspect of this design.
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection catalog, 1979

Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 91 (illustrated/bw) fig. 323.

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  • Overall Dimensions: 8 x 11 3/8 x 11 3/8 in. (20.32 x 28.89 x 28.89 cm) Measured by Martin, Jack

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