Basket

2005.06.0006A

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Basket   (2005.06.0006A)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Furnishings
  2. :
  3. Household Accessories
  4. :
  5. Storage & Display Accessories
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Contemporary, 1800s, Collected 1908-1940s
Culture Native American: Pacific Northwest: Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) or Makah, Nootkan, Northwest Coast

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 10.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Depth) 6.1 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 24 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant, Pigment
Manufacturing Processes Weaving--Basket
Munsell Color Information Light Yellowish Brown (10yr 7/4) -Overall. Blackish Purple (2.5p 2/2) -Design (darker). Light Olive Brown (2.5y 5/2) -Square Inside Basket.

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Lobb, Allan. Indian Baskets of the Northwest Coast. Graphic Arts Center Publishing Co.: Portland, Oregon, 1978.

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Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Ruth and Ralph Fisher
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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