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Basket

Object Number:70-9-34
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cherokee
Provenience: United States of America
North Carolina
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Splint
Technique:Basketry
Length: 23 cm
Width: 9 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Shallow basket used for sifting. Made of wood splint. Has a round rim and square bottom. On the sides the weaving is normal and tight, but on the bottom there are wide openings between the splints.

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