Print View  |  Add to Cart

U992.14.8
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Basket and Cover)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Nuu-chah-nulth
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Fibre, Grass
Support / Technique : Woven
Object Type : baskets (containers)
Visual Description : Basket has four stylized zoomorphic motifs on body, two of which are blue and appear to be birds in flight, and two of which are green and appear to represent whales. Bands of yellow and blue also appear on the foot of the body, and edge of lid. Top of lid has circular stripes in green, yellow, red and purple.
Accession # : U992.14.8
Width (cm) : 6.00
Height (cm) : 4.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Eric and Mrs. Clara Belle Webb
Artist Statement :