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U981.2.56
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Basketry Covered Bottle With Lid
Date (Execution) : 1848
Geographical Origin : Northwest Coast, British Columbia, Canada; United States
Cultural Group : Tlingit
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Glass; Root, Spruce
Support / Technique : Molded; Woven
Object Type : bottles
Visual Description : Bottle wrapped crossed warp weave with design produced by introducing a weft of dark brown. Thus the alternating brown ( of the two used) will produce pattern. Ridges are diagonal in orientation for the underlying warp is also. Letters: PI at centre of bottle basket
Accession # : U981.2.56
Width (cm) : 8.50
Height (cm) : 30.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Commander and Mrs. A.J. Tullis to the UVic Department of Anthropology, University of Victoria
Artist Statement :