Basketry Tray

About this object

Cultural context

basketry; storage; plant technology

Physical description

Circular basketry tray with simple coiled work (bifurcated stitches) and watch-spring base construction. Sides consist of one slat and one splint row. Partial imbrication and beading, overcast rim, and separated handles. Tray is decorated with two concentric circles of four pyramid shapes (one in red with white and one in black with white) set in phase. Colour: tan.