Basket

About this object

Narrative

The donors gave this collection "in memory of all the beautiful weavers who have taken a bit of this or a bit of that and created something for all to behold."

Physical description

Small basket that has a handle. The handle is attached to each of the longest sides. The handle is formed by two pieces of grass twisted together. Around the top rim of the basket, there is a border made of cedar bark. Below this, there are three bands of two blue rows each set on the yellow background. The bottom of the basket is formed by checker plaited cedar bark strips. There is a circular metal and paper tag attached to the basket which has the artist’s name written on it in pen.