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U992.14.5
Artist / Maker : Paul, Alice
Title : Untitled (Basket)
Date (Execution) : 1981
Geographical Origin : Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Hesquiaht, Nuu-chah-nulth
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Fibre, Grass
Support / Technique :
Object Type : baskets (containers)
Visual Description : Small circular basket with lid. Faded stylized zoomorphic motif on each of two exterior sides of body of basket. The creature is elongated with open mouth and jagged tail fins. Narrow circular bands of colour are also faded on cover. Colours are quite bright on interior surfaces. Basket is of mixed weaving techniques.
Accession # : U992.14.5
Width (cm) : 4.50
Height (cm) : 8.00
Depth (cm) : 4.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Eric and Mrs. Clara Belle Webb
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