Basket: Lid or Tray


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Artifact Identification Basket: Lid or Tray   (2018.07.0005)
  1. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
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  3. Containers
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  5. N/A
  6. ;
  7. Furnishings
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  9. Household Accessories
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  11. Storage & Display Accessories
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1960 - 1969 CE
Culture Yoruba?

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 32.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) .85 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 246 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Animal--Skin--without Fur/Feathers/Scales, Pigment--Dye, Plant--Leaf, Plant--Palm
Manufacturing Processes Leather--Tanned
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

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

Derby, Doris A. Black Women Basket Makers: A study of domestic economy in Charleston County, South Carolina. PhD Thesis. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1980.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication The Doris A. Derby Collection
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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