Basket, c. 1914
Juncus and grass (plant material)
11 x 25 1/4 x 25 1/2 in. (27.94 x 64.14 x 64.77 cm)
juncus, deer grass and sumac
This type of large basket, called se-kwa-velem, was used for storage or as a burden basket with a carryin net.
-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), 39 (illustrated/bw) fig. 90.
This object has the following keywords:
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
- A Symmetrical Aesthetic: Southern California Indian Baskets Clark Humanities Museum, Scripps College , 3/19/2001 - 5/13/2001
- Overall Dimensions: 11 x 25 1/4 x 25 1/2 in. (27.94 x 64.14 x 64.77 cm)
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: 39, Figure Number: 90
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