Tray

Native American (Western Apache)
from 1890–1910


Object Place: Arizona (Southeastern), United States

Dimensions

12.38 cm (4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1993.726

Medium or Technique

Willow and cottonwood with devil's claw

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Basketry

Wide shallow coiled tray with rim in devil’s claw decorated with alternating vertical, double banded meanders (squares) and diamonds. Some damage to the rim; two to three stitches in devil’s claw missing.

Provenance

Collected by Margret Craver Withers during the 1950s or 1960s. Given to the Museum in 1993.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers