- Museum number
Basketry, basket, possibly the top/lid for a large seed basket, made from plant material (bear grass, spruce or willow roots; willow or hazel sticks; woodwardia fern dyed with alder roots and maidenhair fern?), using twined technique. Design: Obsidian Blade(?).
Diameter: 26.50 centimetres
Height: 12.20 centimetres
- Curator's comments
Denver Museum no. 27 - YKA 21 P; no. 28 - YKA 71 P; no. 29 - YKA 23 P.
By exchange with Denver Art Museum. See ETH DOC 1296 and Am1948,17.
Three baskets, bowl shaped made with twined technique, natural colour with black triangular ornament (no. 27), red and black ornament (no. 28) with red and black ornament and flaring sides (no. 29).
Possibly a lid/top for a large seed basket.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: YKA 23 P (Denver Museum number)