Collections Corner – Smith – Winnowing Basket


1 in stock

1 in stock

Artist: Unknown Washoe Artist

Culture: Washoe

Description: Shallow, teardrop shaped basket with twill twined wicker and over-two/under-two sticking. Complex rim construction with an open stitch coil of weft, coiled up with warp and a rod sewn onto the coil. Alternating line elements with two black square and line motifs followed by a line of repeated chevrons in red. Exhibited in the Southwest Indian Basketry: Transforming Plants into Art in July, 2003.

Size: 2.25in high x 9.5 in wide

Item: S.BA-68