Wheat Stitch Plate - Tohono O'Odham Basket
This round handwoven basket with open "wheat" stitch is by Loretta Ramon and measures approximately 8 inches in diameter.
Plant materials are hand gathered from the Sonoran Desert for basket weaving. The interior green coils (warp) are native beargrass and the white, open "wheat" stitches around the coils are sun bleached soaptree yucca.
Keep away from sunlight to maintain color variations.
Measurements are approximate.