Wedding Basket

Pomo, Northern California, California culture

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about 1930

Willow twigs (warp), weft of sedge root (tan), redbud bark (dark red, upper and lower design bands), and bulrush or bracken fern root (black, middle design band), glass beads; lattice twining technique

Overall: 10 9/16 x 18 11/16 in. (26.8 x 47.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

51.18.12693

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Basket

Classification

Native American

Native American: California Culture

Not on view

Exhibition History

Northern Native American Basketry, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 4, 1990-October 20, 1991.

Publication History

Tamara Northern and Davina Begaye, Guide to the Exhibition of Northern Native American Basketry, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1990.

Provenance

Robert T. Emery (1918-2005), Lebanon, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1951.

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