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U994.13.4
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Basketry Covered Shell)
Date (Execution) : c.1950
Geographical Origin : British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Nuu-chah-nulth
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Abalone shell with dyed and woven sweet grass
Support / Technique :
Object Type : baskets (containers)
Visual Description : Abalone shell has outer surface covered in dyed and woven grass. The decoration is of a rectangular block of green colour with narrow concentric bands of red, yellow, purple, green, tan and brown.
Accession # : U994.13.4
Width (cm) : 10.00
Height (cm) : 3.50
Depth (cm) : 7.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Sydney W. Jackman
Artist Statement :