Basket

Physical description

Birch bark basket bent and laced into place with birch twig around the edge overcast with closely stitched birch root and beaded with a black root. Handle is an overcast and beaded slat. The design is scratched on - sides - two rows of triangles on a line - top - vertex down - bottom - vertex up with a central line. Ends - fish spine and same triangle design (vertical) as on sides. The rim and handle are beaded. The darker part of the bark is to the outside.