Tray or Wedding Basket

Diné (Navajo), Arizona, Southwest

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early 20th century

Sumac (foundation and weft), native dyes; coiling technique on a two- or three-rod-and bundle foundation with typical herringbone selvage (false braid)

Overall: 14 3/16 x 2 15/16 in. (36 x 7.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

51.19.12698

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Basket

Classification

Native American

Native American: Southwest

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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