Yurok (Native American). <em>Basket</em>, 19th century. Fiber, 4 5/16 × 7 1/8 × 7 1/4 in. (11 × 18.1 × 18.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund, 05.588.7633. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 05.588.7633_PS1.jpg)

Basket

Artist:Yurok

Medium: Fiber

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 4 5/16 × 7 1/8 × 7 1/4 in. (11 × 18.1 × 18.4 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H13, 9A

Accession Number: 05.588.7633

Image: 05.588.7633_PS1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Twined tricolor basket. The design on this basket consists of black triangles bisected in the middle with a white rectangle. The diamond shape that this motif creates as a whole moves diagonally from left to right across the basket.

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