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Contrary Black Box in a White Basket with Three Black Stripes and Five Missing Abalone Pendants inside the Basket

1994 Linda Aguilar Born: Santa Barbara, California 1946 Colyn Spurrell Born: Seattle, Washington 1945 basket: open stitched coiled horsehair with waxed linen thread and abalone pendants box: goat rawhide, felt, waxed linen thread, glass beads, and abalone discs a (basket): 3 1/4 x 8 3/8 in. (8.3 x 21.4 cm) diam. Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Shirley and Marshall Jacobs 1996.52A-B Not currently on view


Keywords

decorative arts - fiber

Crafts - Fiber

animal parts - hair - horsehair

animal parts - leather

animal parts - shell - abalone

fabric - linen

readymade - beads

About Linda Aguilar

Born: Santa Barbara, California 1946

About Colyn Spurrell

Born: Seattle, Washington 1945