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Fish Basket

Object Number:29-175-708
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cherokee
Provenience: United States of America
North Carolina
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Oak
Technique:Twilled
Height: 22.2
Outside Diameter:11.4
Credit Line:Exchange with George G. Heye, 1917
Other Number:1/3903 - Collector Number

Description

Bottle neck shape with oblong rounded bottom, pointed corners; sides concave on long side, convex on short, taper in about half way up to form round neck. Material is oak, technique over 2 under 2 twilled plaiting on bottom and plain 1-1 plaiting on sides; rim: bound with splints over a splint hoop; partly broken.

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