Basket, c. 1900
Grass and wood
x 5 7/8 in. ( x 15 cm)
Hazel, deciduous tree root, squaw grass and maidenhair fern
The overlay material has not been cut from the interior of this basket, and the rim is also unfinished, making the process of plain two-strand twining with a half-twist overlay clearly visible. The design is known as "worm stairway."
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection Catalog, 1979-1980
Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 18-19 (illustrated/bw 18) fig. 7.
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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: 18-19, Figure Number: 7
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