Parching and Sifting Basket

Pomo, Northern California, California culture


early 20th century

Willow twigs (warp), weft of digger pine root (tan) and redbud bark (brown-red) lattice twining technique

Overall: 4 5/16 x 13 in. (11 x 33 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), Exchange 61, Lebanon, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1951.

Old Number

Emery No. BS-87

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