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Burden Basket with Strap, middle 19th century

  • Pomo, Native American

Willow, sedge, redbush or bulrush

  • Overall: 20 3/8 × 23 1/2 inches (51.8 × 59.7 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Benson and Edith Ford Fund, and the K. T. Keller Fund

1994.33

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Zigzags
  • Pomo
  • Willow
  • Strap
  • Basket

private collection (said to be a ranch family) (near Mendocino, California, USA)

purchased by (Eleanor Tulman Hancock, Inc., New York, New York, USA)

1994-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Pomo, Native American, Burden Basket with Strap, middle 19th century, willow, sedge, redbush or bulrush. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Benson and Edith Ford Fund, and the K. T. Keller Fund, 1994.33.