Storage Basket

Description: 

Bowl shape, red brown cedar bark warp and weft. Twined, four rows to the inch 2 1/2 stitches to the inch. Warp ends turned to inside and secured by weft twining., height: 5 1/4"; Width at Top: 10 1/4", William Manning organized his collection by categories listing this basket in the category: Medium Hard Weave and noting its origin as Colville Indians. Source: Accession record 1, Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture, 1926 W. M. Manning Indian Collection inventory.

Original Date: 
1906-1916
Language: 
English
Rights: 
Copyright for permission to reproduce Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture/Eastern Washington State Historical Society Spokane, Washington
Source: 
AI Collection
Publisher: 
EWSHS/MAC
Identifier: 
MAC_512
Type: 
Format: 
Author: 
admin
Cultural Narrative: 

This is cedar bark not coiled, the band is twined like you do sally bags and the twine goes down. Elaine Emerson

Title: 
Storage Basket
Keywords: 
basket, cedar, twine
Contributor: 
Identifier: 
MAC_512_COL
Author: 
admin