University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 74-24-6
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cherokee
Provenience: North Carolina
Qualla reservation
Culture Area: Southeast
Maker: Lucy George
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Honeysuckle Vines
Dye
Credit Line:Gift of Anne Rowland, 1974

Description

Made of wood splints and wild honeysuckle vines. Half of the vines are died with walnut root dye. Has a flat base with center of bottom slightly concave. Made by Lucy George. Tag on basket states that it is certified by Indian Arts and Crafts Board, U.S. Dept. of the Interior.


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