Cahuilla Band of Mission Indians Artist
Juncus and grass (plant material)
4 5/16 in. x 5 1/8 in. (11 cm x 13 cm)
juncus, deer grass and sumac
Traditional gift baskets, or te-vin-ze-mal like this example were small and round. They are decorated with vertically placed geometric designs. THe first several coils are wrapped with sumac.
-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), 82, fig. 273.
This object has the following keywords:
This object was included in the following exhibitions:
- 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: 82, Figure Number: 273
This object is a member of the following portfolios:
Your current search criteria is: Portfolio is "California Tribal Culture" and [Object]Century is "19th/20th c" and [Object]Object Type is "Basketry" and [Object]Display Artist is "Cahuilla Band of Mission Indians Artist".
For further inquiries, contact Associate Director/Registrar Steve Comba at email@example.com.