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Object Number:46-6-49A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
North Carolina
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Maker: Lottie Stamper
Date Made: 1940's
Early Date: 1940
Late Date: 1949
Materials:Cane (plant)
Height: 15 cm
Length: 26.3 cm
Width: 14.5 cm
Credit Line:Cherokee Expedition; Frank G. Speck and John G. Witthoft, 1946


Double weave, native cane. Natural color and dyed butternut. Pineapple design. "This basket is a reproduction of one in the British Museum that was taken to England in 1725." Made by Lottie Stamper, Cherokee, N.C. Type basket of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians.


[Book] Preucel, Robert W., and Wierzbowski, William S., and Williams, Lucy F. 2005. Native American Voices on Identity, Art and Culture: Objects of Everlasting Esteem.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pages 144-145/Plate 56View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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