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Pima Baskets (3)

Object Name: Basket
Date: c. 1900
Dimensions:
6 × 4 1/4 in. (15.2 × 10.8 cm) (3rd media file) BASE
6 × 6 3/4 in. (15.2 × 17.1 cm) (3rd media file) SHOULDER
6 × 4 3/4 in. (15.2 × 12.1 cm) (3rd media file) RIM
5 × 8 3/4 in. (12.7 × 22.2 cm) (2nd media file) RIM
5 × 5 in. (12.7 × 12.7 cm) (2nd media file) BASE
Medium: (media file 3) willow and martynia; (media file 2) yucca
Catalog number: 1227
Description3 baskets.
MEDIA FILE 2:
A papago boiled bowl with slightly outflaring sides and a flat base. Swastika design elements on side of bowl done in martynia. The rim is overstitched. Coiled elements very loosely stitched. The condition is good. The stitching broken at to locations on the rim and three locations on the base.

MEDIA FILE 3:
A jar form basket with an everted rim, straight short neck, a gentle rounded body, and a shoulder that tapers to a flat base. A decorative motif of black rectangles swirl from the bady up the sides of the body. The rim is stitched in martynia. The condition is good.

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