Basket Item Number: 3336/1 from the MOA: University of British Columbia


Basket made of woven spruce root with two repeating imbricated designs around the exterior - three stepped horizontal lines near the top, and larger spiral designs. The basket is cylindrical in shape, with the base raised slightly (convex) at the centre.


One of the Haida baskets passed down through the Nash family. The donor's father was Frederick Nash, who was related to the Edenshaw family (Haida) through his mother, Josephine Edenshaw.