Native American (Luiseno or Mountian Cahuilla)
Object Place: California (Southern), United States
Overall: 14 x 39.4 x 39.4 cm (5 1/2 x 15 1/2 x 15 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Grass foundation, sewn probably with Juncus sp. and portions dyed black
Not On View
Coiled basket having two broad horizontal bands of decoration composed of triangles. Grass bundle foundation. The direction of the weave is clockwise. There are six coils per inch. The rim ends with 2.5” of plaiting.
1952, Descended to the Storer family in 1952; 1992, Gift of Robert Hopkins Storer (Accession Date June 24, 1992).
Gift of Robert Hopkins Storer