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U981.2.86
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Imbricated Basket
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Tsilhqot'in (Chilcotin)
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Cedar Root; Willow Bark; Cherry Rush
Support / Technique :
Object Type : baskets (containers)
Visual Description : Very large hopper shaped coiled imbricated basket extremely tightly woven. Burden basket of interior chilcotins. Bottom plainly coiled while outside edge is imbricated with circumferential line of red-brown imbrication.
Accession # : U981.2.86
Width (cm) : 35.00
Height (cm) : 35.20
Depth (cm) : 20.70
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Commander and Mrs. A.J. Tullis to the UVic Department of Anthropology, University of Victoria
Artist Statement :