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Basket, c. 1905
Grass and wood
3 3/16 x 11 3/16 x 11 1/8 in. (8.1 x 28.42 x 28.26 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Basketmaking (Coiling)
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P3105
Shallow conical basket with flat base. Coiled construction with braided edge. Geometric design, black on buff.

cattail, willow sapwood and devil's claw

The plaited start and braided rim of this basket are traditional, and its swastika is an old Native American motif.
-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), 84, fig. 282.

Dr. E. H. Parker Collection.

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  • Overall Dimensions: 3 3/16 x 11 3/16 x 11 1/8 in. (8.1 x 28.42 x 28.26 cm) Measured by Haave, Lilly

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