Flower Basket

About this object

History of use

Identified as a flower basket by basket makers from Mount Currie.

Narrative

Mount Currie basket makers said that this basket had once belonged to the Walkin family.

Physical description

Small round basket with a coiled slat foundation. Rim has two loops and braided cedar bark as decoration. Red cherry bark beading in three horizontal bands decorate the body of the basket with broken up horizontal beading around the foot of the basket.