Object photography

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Object description

  • Tohono O'odham (Papago) artist
  • Basket, before 1933
  • Plant fiber
  • Southwestern United States
  • H: 2 in, dia.: 13 7/8 in (H: 5.1 cm, dia.: 35.2 cm)
  • Gift of Mrs. Etta W. Southwick, 1933
  • E21112

TECHNIQUE

Coiling

DESCRIPTION

This is a round, shallow basket constructed with coiled weave technique. The object is decorated with layered dark brown geometric patterns on a light brown background.