Apache TUS (1880)

This is an authenticate Western Apache TUS (water basket) that was most likely made in the 19th century. The TUS was an important part of desert culture since water could not be easily transported with pottery or other materials. These baskets were intricately woven before being coated with piƱon pine pitch to serve as a water proofing agent.

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