Elaborate Stitching, Olla Basket - Tohono O'Odham
This handwoven, olla basket with elaborate stitching is by Margie Juan measures approximately 5.5 inches tall, 5 inches in diameter at the top and 5 inches in diameter at the base.
Plant materials are hand gathered from the Sonoran Desert for basket weaving. The interior coils are native beargrass and the white, open split stitches and "wheat" stitches around the coils are sun bleached yucca. Keep away from sunlight to maintain color variations.
Measurements are approximate.