Wheat Stitch Plate - Tohono O'Odham Basket
This handwoven round plate with "wheat" stitch is by Loretta Ramon and measures approximately 8.75 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, "wheat" stitches (weft) woven around the coils are sun bleached soaptree yucca.
Keep away from sunlight to maintain color variations.
Measurements are approximate.