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Object ID 4/0491
Collection Indian (Native American)
Object Name Papago basket
Place of Origin Arizona
Caption Dsc_0065
Dimensions W-10.5 L-14.5 D-2 inches
Description Papago oval tray
Annotation by Dr. Dawson:
Papago coiled basket, made for sale
FOUNDATION TYPE: split Nolina parryi leaves
WORK DIRECTION: leftward
STITCH TYPE: non-interlocking
WORK FACE: concave
SPLICES: Fag Ends: trimmed on the work face, Moving EdnsL trimmed and the stub covered by next stitch, back face
RIM FINISH: self rim
COIL ENDING: simple taper
STARTING KNOT: oval start
DECORATION: weft substitution (diff. material)
MATERIALS: Foundation: Nolina parryi leaves, Sewing Strands: Leadves, Yucca elata, Design Materials: devil's claw pods
Other Name Papago coiled basket