• Culture/People:

    Unangan (Aleut)

  • Object name:

    Basket

  • Date created:

    1890-1920

  • Place:

    Aleutian Islands; Aleut Native Corporation; Alaska; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Beach grass/Rye grass, wool yarn

  • Techniques:

    Twined, false-embroidered

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Frederick W. Skiff (1868-1947, Portland, Oregon, dentist and antiquarian); purchased by MAI in 1927.

  • Dimensions:

    22.0 x 32.0 x 32.0 cm

  • Catalog number:

    15/6372

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