Artist possibly Wailaki, Native American
  • Basket Bowl
Date late 19th century
Medium hazelnut shoot, conifer root, beargrass
Dimensions Overall: 8 1/2 × 13 inches (21.6 × 33 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Frederick Stearns
Accession Number 90.1S14141
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks Sticker: #8 Wjlacki (?), Indians R.----$13.00 Fred Stearns
Black paint: 14141
July 11, 1901, purchased by Frederick Stearns (1831-1907; Detroit, Michigan, USA) at the Hotel Cadillac (probably Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1907-present, bequeathed 1907 to the Detroit Museum of Art (Detroit, Michigan, USA)