Object photography

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Object description

  • Apache artist
  • Basket, before 1938
  • Plant fiber
  • Southwestern United States
  • H: 4 1/2 in, dia.: 13 3/4 in (H: 11.4 cm, dia.: 34.9 cm)
  • Gift of Mr. William Sumner Appleton, 1938
  • E23366

TECHNIQUE

Coiling

DESCRIPTION

This is a round, bowl shaped basket made with a stiff coiled weave. The object is light brown with a dark brown circular center and four angular, geometric designs running from the rim towards the center.