Basket made of root (cedar or spruce) and cherry bark. The coil is formed with an imbricated geomentric design in white-yellow and dark brown colours aplied using materials of varying depth of colour.

An00226691 001 l


Made Of
cherry bark, spruce root
Type of Thing
basketry, coiled


Acquired From
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew to The British Museum
By Ethnic Group
Salishan, Northwest Coast Peoples
Found, Excavated, Collected By
Newcombe, Charles Frederick


Found In
Port Douglas


Acquired In

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