Storage (Tools & Equipment->Container)

Gathering Basket

Oval, bundle construction, coiled basket. Slightly curved sides flare from narrow base. Braided rim. Imbricated, geometric design is worn away in some areas. Buckskin loops, near rim. Brown shoelace tied to buckskin. Buckskin strap wrapped around basket through loops. Tump line made of blue and white, mattress strouding., Width at Bottom: 6 1/4"; Width at Top: 11 1/4"; height: 11 1/4",

Gathering Basket

Coiled oval base. Bifurcated. Colored imbrication. Background in a natural color. Decoration in colors of purple, gray, and various shades of coral pinks. Hide handle three rows below top and at the back. Lobelled rim., height: 9 1/4"; Diameter at Top: 7 3/4"; circumference: 22 3/4",

Coiled basket

Oval, cedar bundle construction, tightly, coiled basket. Dark in color with no designs. Curved sides, flare then taper at top. Braided rim is broken in some places. Sweatlodge basket, Okanagon per Lynn Harrison 1991, width: 6 3/8"; height: 6",

Trinket Basket

Oval, bundle construction, coiled basket. There is a small, red and black, oval basket done in the same trechnique sewn inside at one end. Two sets of braided sinew ties one side., length: 5 3/8"; width: 7 1/4"; height: 5 1/4" at highest point, Notes in accession records indicate this basket was made as a gift to Adeline from Alex Sam, who passed away Jan., 2015

Gathering Basket

Oval, bundle construction, coiled basket. Braided lobelled rim. Imbricated geometric design. Curved sides flare from narrower base., height: 12"; Width at Bottom: 7"; Width at Top: 11",

Storage Basket

Bowl shape, red brown cedar bark warp and weft. Twined, four rows to the inch 2 1/2 stitches to the inch. Warp ends turned to inside and secured by weft twining., height: 5 1/4"; Width at Top: 10 1/4", William Manning organized his collection by categories listing this basket in the category: Medium Hard Weave and noting its origin as Colville Indians. Source: Accession record 1, Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture, 1926 W. M. Manning Indian Collection inventory.

Gathering Basket

Rigid, bundle construction, coiled basket. Braided rim. Fully imbricatede geometric design. Buckskin loops around rim and braided cotton rope strap., height: 9 1/2"; width: 10 1/2"; depth: 9 1/4",

Storage Basket

Large, oval, bundle construction, coiled, storage basket. Remnants of braided rim. Partially imbricated, geometric design. Buckskin loops, two, one side and one opposite near bottom. Basket leans to one side., length: 15"; Width at Top: 17 1/8"; height: 12 5/8",

Cornhusk Storage Bag

Rectangular, flat, twined, cornhusk, storage bag. Dyed, green and yellow, and blue and red geometric designs. Drawstring closure. Hemp and cotton weft at top and base, balance cornhusk., height: 20 1/4"; Width at Top: 12 1/4"; Width at Bottom: 14 5/8",

Storage Basket

Coiled basket with a cedar base, partially imbricated with bear grass and water reed. Geometric design. Basket is rimmed in a red cotton with black yarn sewn across the top., height: 13 3/4"; width: 12 1/2"; Diameter at Top: 11"; Base Diameter: 7"; Diameter at Top: 11",