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Accession # 1991.005
Catalog Number 1991.005.576
Object Name Basket
Condition Fair
Description A round cylinder shaped basket with long handle. The basket is made mainly blach ash, the bottom is flat and is made of thicker strips, there are large curls near the top all around the middle. Above the curls and on large portion below them the basket is wrapped with braided cord. The rim is wrapped with strips of ash. The handle is very long and has curls wrapped all around it. The majority of the basket is dyed light green (very faded). The rim and the handle underneath the curls may be made of root.
Material Black Ash/Cord/Root?
Dimensions H-39 Dia-9 cm
Search Terms Basket
Basket with handle
Basket with curls
Cordage basket
Black ash basket
Round Basket
Root
Mohawk