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Artist / Maker : Nicolaye, Agnes
Title : Untitled (Basket with Orca Whale Design and Lid)
Date (Execution) : 1983
Geographical Origin : Quathiaski Cove, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Kyuquot/Cheklesahht/Nuu-chah-nulth
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : bear grass and cedar bark, commercial dyes
Support / Technique : Woven, Wrapped Twining
Object Type : baskets (containers)
Visual Description : Body is twining technique. Decoration shows whale hunt, with whale on one side of the exterior and hunters in canoe on the opposite exterior. Plain bands of colour (red, green, yellow) are above and below the figural elements and on cover.
Accession # : U992.14.4
Width (cm) : 10.00
Height (cm) : 11.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Eric and Mrs. Clara Belle Webb
Artist Statement :