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U008.31.37
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Rectangular Bark Vessel)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
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Medium / Material  : Bark, wood
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Object Type : baskets (containers)
Visual Description : Piece a is a rough bark basket, shaped and sewn with wicker with a braided plant fiber handle. Piece b is a woven ring Piece c is a bark piece carved with a leafy branch and sewn with plant fiber to a twig. Piece d is a bark pieced carved with a flowering plant. Piece e is a bark pieced carved with a flower, signed "Diane" in pencil on the back. Piece f is a bark piece carved with a woman's face, the Sun, moon and stars. Piece g is a bark piece carved with a design of the Sun, signed B.O. on the back. Piece h is a bark piece carved with a flower, illegible writing in ink on the back. Piece i is a bark piece with a triangular design and four circles attached to straight lines. Piece j is a bark piece carved with a graphic design, stapled in three places. Piece k is a bark piece carved with a large circle, with nine pinholes forming a smaller circle in the center. Piece l is a bark piece shaped into a shallow concave, sewn with black thread to red wire and plant fiber. The back is rough wood. Piece m is a large bark piece labeled "Red Willow Bark", "Cedar Root Bark" and "Alder Bark." Piece n is a bark piece labeled "Spruce Cone," carved with a three-sided square and two lines.
Accession # : U008.31.37
Width (cm) : 23.50
Height (cm) : 40.00
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Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Robert Aller
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