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This small basket is coiled over a single rush rod. There is a hole in the bottom. The stitches interlock, are firm, and are well shaped. There are patches of brown irregularly distributed. The wound edge is ecru and black.

Provenance

Gift of George Meacham in 1916.

Credit Line

Gift of George F. Meacham

Native American (Modoc), before 1916

Object Place

California (Northern) / Oregon, United States

Dimensions

12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

16.153

Medium or Technique

Other organic material

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Basketry