Basket with Cover, 1914
Juncus (plant material) and animal hair
5 1/2 x 7 x 7 in. (14 x 18 x 18 cm)
juncus and horsehair
Lid and handles only occur on baskets that were made to be sold. The use of braided horsehair for handles may have been learned from the Native Americans of the Southwest. The palm tree and arrowhead motiifs are not traditional.
-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), 90, fig. 317.
This object has the following keywords:
- Overall Dimensions: 5 1/2 x 7 x 7 in. (13.97 x 17.78 x 17.78 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: 90, Figure Number: 317
This object is a member of the following portfolios:
Your current search criteria is: Portfolio is "California Baskets" and [Object]Display Artist is "Mrs. Lomas".
For further inquiries, contact Associate Director/Registrar Steve Comba at firstname.lastname@example.org.