Gene Quintana Fine Arts

A Pit River Hopper basket

Item#: 7016

this basket was placed on a stone mortar and was used to pound acorns with a stone pestle to produce acorn meal. The light colored material is bean grass and the dark material is Maidenhair Fern. The Horizontal design element is wrapped around the basket.
Circa: 1900
Diameter: 16 1/2in x Height: 7in