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  • Globular storage basket. Triangular rust and dark brown design on cream. Twined, primarily plain 2-strand S-twined.
  • Condition: Fair. Some minor cracks in fiber throughout. One small crack on tip of rim.


Description of Originals
  • Warp: Peeled Alnus sp. shoots (hazelnut)
  • Weft: Deciduous tree roots, Alnus sp., Salix sp. (willow), Populus sp. (cottonwood), or Pinus sp. or other conifers for watertight baskets
  • Decoration: White-Xerophyllum tenax (beargrass, basket grass), Black-Adiantum sp. (maidenhair fern)
  • 15 x 9 x 15 centimeters
Local identifier
  • 0019, 2013.0014.0019
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