Basket, c. 1910
Grass and wood
x 7 1/2 in. ( x 19 cm)
bear grass, willow sapwood and devil's claw
The use of the lizards as a design motif is not traditional. Also, bear grass is an unusual coil foundation material for Pima baskets, though common in Papago basketry.
-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, fig. 312.
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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: 89, Figure Number: 312
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