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Hopi Artist

Basket, c. 1930
Grass and leaf
x 5 1/8 in. ( x 13 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Basketmaking (Weaving)
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. William Kirk
Accession Number: P5043
Cylindrical basket with flat base. Black and brown zoomorphic figures on light buff.

grass and yucca leaf

Bucket-shaped baskets, which the Hopi made for the tourist trade, wmploy native dyes and the new decorative technique of beading.
-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), 89 (illustrated/bw) fig. 309.

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