Origin of basketry
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Hats, usually of basketry, were worn by many Pacific coast tribes.The Myths of the North American Indians
Basketry is what I taught; I liked it best, and was good at it.
They talked of stock and crops, of seeds and basketry and butter.
In this, as in basketry and pottery, the answer is found in nature.The Indians of the Painted Desert Region
George Wharton James
They were adepts in basketry, and in wattle-work for walls and ramparts.Evolution in Art
Alfred C. Haddon
- the art or practice of making baskets
- baskets collectively
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