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Miniature basket

Native American (Nuu-chah-nulth)
about 1990
Frances Williams (Native American (Nuu-chah-nulth), 1919–1996)


Object Place: Bamfield, British Columbia

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 6.7 cm (2 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.402a-b

Medium or Technique

Woven reeds or grass, dyed

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Basketry

With boatsmen and birds.

Provenance

Before 2011, purchased by Dale and Doug Anderson from Quintana Galleries of Native American Art (Portland, Oregon); 2012, gift of the Andersons to the MFA. (Accession date: June 27, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Dale and Doug Anderson