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U981.2.92
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Imbricated Basket
Date (Execution) : 19th C.
Geographical Origin : British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Tsilhqot'in (Chilcotin)
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Root, Cedar; Bark; Rush
Support / Technique :
Object Type : baskets (containers)
Visual Description : Rectangular hopper-shpaed coiled and imbricated basket. Bottom brittle and coil broken in places. Sides completely covered in imbrication. Red brown background with golden geometric motifs. Row of imbrication is missing six coils from top.
Accession # : U981.2.92
Width (cm) : 23.00
Height (cm) : 15.90
Depth (cm) : 9.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Commander and Mrs. A.J. Tullis to the UVic Department of Anthropology, University of Victoria
Artist Statement :