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Date
1900 – 1920
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
102.04.0375
Description
Flat bottomed, bowl shaped basket constructed in coil technique from two kinds of plant fiber, a light beige and a dark brown . Patterned in straight line geometric design, finished in a simple overcast stitch, design in brown is similar to Greek key. Handwritten on label on bottom: “Fine Pima Grav…
Title
Basket
Date
1900 – 1920
Material
fibre
Dimensions
9.5 x 14.5 cm
Description
Flat bottomed, bowl shaped basket constructed in coil technique from two kinds of plant fiber, a light beige and a dark brown . Patterned in straight line geometric design, finished in a simple overcast stitch, design in brown is similar to Greek key. Handwritten on label on bottom: “Fine Pima Graves collection 8413 5.50”
Subject
households
decorative
Indians
basketry
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
102.04.0375
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Date
1880 – 1900
Material
wood
Catalogue Number
102.04.0376
Description
Small round twined basket with rounded base and high sides closing in slightly at the mouth, natural buff colour background with brown design and black accents, design repeated three times around sides is of four brown parallelograms stacked on one another in stairlike fashion moving up to the righ…
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Title
Basket
Date
1880 – 1900
Material
wood
Dimensions
10.5 x 13.5 cm
Description
Small round twined basket with rounded base and high sides closing in slightly at the mouth, natural buff colour background with brown design and black accents, design repeated three times around sides is of four brown parallelograms stacked on one another in stairlike fashion moving up to the right, with serrated edges of black-tipped triangles along the sides and narrow black lines between each parallelogram. Between each steplike series on the buff background is an oblique double zig-zag line running from bottom to top of the basket. Lip is finished with three rows of twining of a lighter brown colour, pattern not visible on inside. Paper tag rimmed with metal is attached with cord and wax through lip of basket; no writing is visible.
Subject
households
decorative
Indians
basketry
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
102.04.0376
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Date
1900 – 1930
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
102.04.0377
Description
Plant fibre basket with bottom pointed inward, sides flare out slightly and contrast at top, patterned in three colours, the background is a shiny light beige material with dark, red brown fibres, which appear to be the outer surface of a tree bark, forming two zig-zag lines made up of a series o…
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Title
Basket
Date
1900 – 1930
Material
fibre
Dimensions
12.8 x 18.0 cm
Description
Plant fibre basket with bottom pointed inward, sides flare out slightly and contrast at top, patterned in three colours, the background is a shiny light beige material with dark, red brown fibres, which appear to be the outer surface of a tree bark, forming two zig-zag lines made up of a series of stepped parallelograms, the designs run around upper and lower portion of basket, vertical rib construction with two strands of stitching twisted around each rib.
Subject
households
decorative
Indians
basketry
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
102.04.0377
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Date
1950 – 1960
Material
wood
Catalogue Number
102.04.0372 a,b
Description
A small cup and saucer woven completely of split cedar(?) (a) cup - very simple deep shape with stiff braided loop handle at one side, three imbricated parallelograms around outside, one blue, one pink, one green, twining technique, lip finished in lighter colour twining. (b) saucer - small shallow…
Title
Basketry Cup And Saucer
Date
1950 – 1960
Material
wood
Dimensions
4.5 x 8.2 cm
Description
A small cup and saucer woven completely of split cedar(?) (a) cup - very simple deep shape with stiff braided loop handle at one side, three imbricated parallelograms around outside, one blue, one pink, one green, twining technique, lip finished in lighter colour twining. (b) saucer - small shallow dish of twining technique to match cup with a series of green, pink and red parallelograms imbricated around the edge, which is finished with a lighter colour twining.
Subject
households
decorative
miniatures
Indians
basketry
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
102.04.0372 a,b
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Date
1960 – 1970
Material
grass?
Catalogue Number
110.02.0005
Description
A round basket woven of natural grass with a flat bottom and straight slightly flared sides. The bowl is made with coil construction and is very sturdy.
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Title
Bowl
Date
1960 – 1970
Material
grass?
Dimensions
4.5 x 12.0 x 12.0 cm
Description
A round basket woven of natural grass with a flat bottom and straight slightly flared sides. The bowl is made with coil construction and is very sturdy.
Subject
households
crafts
weaving
basketry
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
110.02.0005
Images
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Date
1930 – 1950
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
103.08.0131
Description
An oval, natural coloured, wicker basket with high sides and a thick round loop handle attched at both ends. The handle splits in two where it joins the basket sides. The basket is finished with a wicker braid around the rim.
Title
Burden Basket
Date
1930 – 1950
Material
fibre
Dimensions
29.5 x 23.3 x 45.5 cm
Description
An oval, natural coloured, wicker basket with high sides and a thick round loop handle attched at both ends. The handle splits in two where it joins the basket sides. The basket is finished with a wicker braid around the rim.
Subject
households
crafts
basketry
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.08.0131
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Date
1920 – 1940
Material
wood; grass, bamboo; paper
Catalogue Number
110.01.0037
Description
A round strongly woven basket with a lid. The basket has doublewalled construction with the inside woven of flat strips in a twill pattern and wickerwork on the outside over vertical ribs tied to strong rings of bamboo strips at the lip and base. The design on the lid was formed by open weaving w…
Title
Caddy
Date
1920 – 1940
Material
wood; grass, bamboo; paper
Dimensions
10.0 x 16.5 x 16.5 cm
Description
A round strongly woven basket with a lid. The basket has doublewalled construction with the inside woven of flat strips in a twill pattern and wickerwork on the outside over vertical ribs tied to strong rings of bamboo strips at the lip and base. The design on the lid was formed by open weaving with gold paper beneath and a flat-woven circle at the centre with some strips dyed red. There are circular bamboo bands that are painted red and green. A paper label attached to the side of the lid reads “Produced in China.”
Subject
households
crafts
weaving
basketry
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
110.01.0037
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Date
1890 – 1920
Material
grass
Catalogue Number
104.02.0001
Description
A low, wide, open-mouthed coiled basket made of woven grass. The basket has an openwork scalloped border around the mouth.
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Title
Gathering Basket
Date
1890 – 1920
Material
grass
Dimensions
11.0 cm
Description
A low, wide, open-mouthed coiled basket made of woven grass. The basket has an openwork scalloped border around the mouth.
Subject
Indians
Salish
crafts
weaving
basketry
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.02.0001
Images
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Date
1875 – 1900
Material
bark; skin
Catalogue Number
104.02.0003
Description
Tall woven basket flaring slightly from flat base. Diagonal herringbone pattern made by imbrication of lighter strips over the brown cedar bark with three, nearly black, zig zag lines spaced evenly around. Rim finished with a series of double black squares on light background and a braid of cedar s…
Title
Gathering Basket
Date
1875 – 1900
Material
bark; skin
Dimensions
28.5 x 30.0 x 36.2 cm
Description
Tall woven basket flaring slightly from flat base. Diagonal herringbone pattern made by imbrication of lighter strips over the brown cedar bark with three, nearly black, zig zag lines spaced evenly around. Rim finished with a series of double black squares on light background and a braid of cedar strips. Six rawhide loops at top pass through weaving of basket and are tied on inside with another rawhide loop near the bottom on one side of basket. Small rawhide thong tied in loop through rim on one side. Interior of basket undecorated. Rim broken in five places, one rawhide loop broken.
Subject
Indians
households
basketry
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.02.0003
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Date
n.d.
Material
wood
Catalogue Number
102.04.0398
Description
Wicker basket with an oval shape and no handles.
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Title
Household Basket
Date
n.d.
Material
wood
Dimensions
5.6 x 19.6 cm
Description
Wicker basket with an oval shape and no handles.
Subject
Whyte
basketry
housewear
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
102.04.0398
Images
Less detail

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