Willow, yucca, sumac, and other plants are used in conjunction with nature's colors to produce amazing work! The basket is a superb polychrome horse basket which is a creation of Rose Ann Whiskers. She is one of the finest contemporary basket weavers working today. Since the early 1970's Rose has been making pictorial baskets. Using horses as a symbol of strength and the ceremony motif for tradition. The diameter of the basket measures 14 1//4" and the depth of the basket measures 2 1/2".