University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:70-9-40
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chitimacha (uncertain)
Cherokee (uncertain)
Provenience: Louisiana
Culture Area: Southeast
Materials:Plant Fiber
Length: 13 cm
Width: 10 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970


Woven splint basket with circular rim and square base. Top of the cover is square. Geometric designs formed by splints dyed red, orange, brown, and black, as well as by natural yellow of splints.

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