Mush Bowl Basket, between 1890 and 1900

  • Hupa, Native American

Hazelnut shoot, bear grass, and tree roots

  • Overall (irreg): 3 1/2 × 7 1/2 × 7 3/4 inches (8.9 × 19.1 × 19.7 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns

90.1S14137

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Parallelograms
  • Step pattern
  • Hupa
  • Twining
  • Root
  • Filbert
  • Grass
  • Plant material
  • Lattices
  • Basket
  • California

July 11, 1901, purchased by Frederick Stearns (1831-1907

Detroit, Michigan, USA) at the Hotel Cadillac (probably Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1907-present, bequest to the Detroit Museum of Art (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Hupa, Native American, Mush Bowl Basket, between 1890 and 1900, hazelnut shoot, bear grass, and tree roots. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 90.1S14137.