American Decorative Arts
Maker unidentified: Papago Indian

Basket

1900–1940

Possibly willow

5 x 8 in. (12.7 x 20.32 cm)
Anonymous gift in memory of Sue and Greer Allen
2017.1.2
Culture: 
Native American, Papago
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Baskets
Geography: 
Made in Arizona
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Sue R. Allen (1918–2011) and Greer Allen (1924–2005), New Haven, Connecticut; by descent to their son John Allen, Chicago; by gift to Fernande E. Ross, West Haven, Connecticut; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.