Flower Basket

About this object

History of use

Basket makers from Mount Currie identified this basket as a flower basket.

Physical description

Cylindrical basket with simple coiled work (bifurcated stitches), parallel slat base and cross-stitch on rim. One row is partially beaded with a radiating pattern in bark, next row has two alternating beaded stitches, and the following has three alternating beaded stitches.