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This coiled basket is hallow with rounded sides which are decorated with dark brown fret borders. White shell disks and black feathers ornament the rim.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. George Linder in 1899.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Linder

Native American (possibly Maidu), before 1899

Object Place

California (Central), United States

Dimensions

7.6 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

99.133

Medium or Technique

Fibers, quail top knot feathers, and clam shell

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Basketry