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Object Number:42-29-50
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chitimacha
Provenience: United States of America
Louisiana
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Date Made: -1910
Early Date: 1910
Late Date: 1910
Section:American
Materials:Pigment
Cane (plant)
Technique:Basketry
Height: 6
Length: 8
Width: 8
Outside Diameter:9
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Franklin Miles Day, 1942

Description

Red & Black Fern Design. Square base, contracting sides to circular rim. Split cane, twilled weaves. Sides woven in black and red fern frond pattern.

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