Wedding Basket

Pomo, Northern California, California culture


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



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name



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.


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

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