Basket Gambling Tray, c. 1910
Grass and wood
x 16 15/16 in. ( x 43 cm)
cattail, willow sapwood and devil's claw
Baskets of this shape were used by the Pima for parching grain or for food preparation. THe geometric pattern is called "turtle-back."
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection catalog, 1976
Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 36, fig. 75.
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This object was included in the following exhibitions:
- Ways of Seeing/Exhibiting American Indian Art: The Pomona College Collection Montgomery Gallery , 1/19/1994 - 3/20/1994
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: 36, Figure Number: 75
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