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    • Madeline Lamson splicing mooho (yucca) for a coiled basket

    • Madeline Lamson splicing mooho (yucca) for a coiled basket
    • Teiwes, Helga
    • Basket Making; Basket Makers; Basketry; Coiled Baskets; Plaques; Yucca plant
    • Basket weaver Madeline Lamson of Shungopovi in her home splices yucca for a large coiled basket. Two finished coiled plaques sit behind her. Next to her sits the mooho (yucca) plant she has harvested to make this basket.
    • Joyce Ann Saufkie pulling mooho (yucca) strips with her teeth

    • Joyce Ann Saufkie pulling mooho (yucca) strips with her teeth
    • Teiwes, Helga
    • Basket Making; Basket Makers; Basketry; Coiled Baskets; Plaques; Yucca plant
    • Joyce Ann Saufkie of Shungopovi works on a basket. The mooho (yucca) strips are pulled tight in her teeth. In her right hand is an awl. With her left hand, she cleans the yucca strip so it can be used in the weaving.
    • A plaited, green mooho (yucca) mat for a sifter basket

    • A plaited, green mooho (yucca) mat for a sifter basket
    • Teiwes, Helga
    • Basket Making; Basketry; Sumac; Plaiting; Yucca plant
    • This is the green mooho (yucca) mat for a sifter basket that Annabelle Nequatewa of Shungopovi is making using the plaiting technique. The suuvi (sumac) ring sits in the center ready to be used to help bend the yucca strands to shape the basket. ...
    • Mollie Talas working on a coiled basket

    • Mollie Talas working on a coiled basket
    • Teiwes, Helga
    • Basket Making; Basket Maker; Basketry; Coiled Baskets; Plaques; Yucca plant
    • Mollie Talas of Shungopovi works on a coiled basket; she is pulling the mooho (yucca) leaves through. A completed plaque with an eagle in the center sits beside her.
    • Margie Lonnie weaving a coiled plaque

    • Margie Lonnie weaving a coiled plaque
    • Teiwes, Helga
    • Basket Making; Basket Makers; Basketry; Coiled Baskets; Plaques; Yucca plant
    • Margie Lonnie of Mishongnovi begins to weave a coiled plaque. The mooho (yucca) strands that will form the center of each coil and give the plaque its rigidity can be seen sticking out to the right. In her hand she holds the yucca strand she...
    • Annabelle Nequatewa working on a coiled basket

    • Annabelle Nequatewa working on a coiled basket
    • Teiwes, Helga
    • Basket Making; Basket Makers; Basketry; Coiled Baskets; Yucca plant
    • Annabelle Nequatewa of Shungopovi works on a large coiled basket. Frontal shot of Annabelle pulling on the strips of mooho (yucca).
    • Annabelle Nequatewa weaving a plaited sifter basket

    • Annabelle Nequatewa weaving a plaited sifter basket
    • Teiwes, Helga
    • Basket Making; Basket Making; Basketry; Sumac; Plaited Baskets; Yucca plant
    • Annabelle Nequatewa of Shungopovi weaves a sifter basket. A suuvi (sumac) ring was attached to the basket to help curve the mooho (yucca) strands upwards to give the basket its shape. Dyed yucca strands of different colors can be seen showing how...
    • Annabelle Nequatewa attaches a suuvi (sumac) ring to her plaited basket

    • Annabelle Nequatewa attaches a suuvi (sumac) ring to her plaited basket
    • Teiwes, Helga
    • Basket Making; Basket Makers; Basketry; Sumac; Plaiting; Yucca plant
    • Annabelle Nequatewa of Shungopovi attaches the suuvi (sumac) ring to her basket by wrapping the yucca strands around the ring. The sumac ring can be seen bare on some parts and with the mooho (yucca) plants already wrapped around it. Yucca...
    • Abigail Kaursgowva finishes the rim of a wicker plaque

    • Abigail Kaursgowva finishes the rim of a wicker plaque
    • Teiwes, Helga
    • Basket Making; Basket Makers; Basketry; Plaques; Wicker Baskets
    • Abigail Kaursgowva of Hotevilla finishes the rim of a wicker plaque using siwi (dune broom) twigs. One over, one under, the remaining siwi 'warps' are used to make the finished border which will then be coiled with black dyed mooho (yucca).
    • Annabelle Nequatewa weaving a plaited sifter basket

    • Annabelle Nequatewa weaving a plaited sifter basket
    • Teiwes, Helga
    • Basket Making; Basket Makers; Basketry; Plaited Baskets; Yucca plant
    • Annabelle Nequatewa of Shungopovi sits at her kitchen table and begins to weave a sifter basket. The long ends of the mooho (yucca) plant that she weaves together can be seen sticking out of all four sides. Yucca strands dyed different colors are...

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