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U981.2.73
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : "Birdcage" Clam Basket
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Salish, Wakashan
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Medium / Material  : Root, Cedar; Bark; Rope
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Visual Description : Wrapped crossed warp (birdcage) weave cedar clam basket. Bottom concave with warp splints meeting in centre and sewn together. Three cedar splints inserted in weave, central one of red colour, with inside of wood set outwards at three places.
Accession # : U981.2.73
Width (cm) : 18.50
Height (cm) : 17.00
Depth (cm) : 18.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Anthropology Department of the University of Victoria
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