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Basket

Object Number:70-9-65
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cherokee
Provenience: United States of America
North Carolina
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Pigments
Technique:Basketry
Length: 32 cm
Width: 30 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

wood splint basket with a wide handle. Circular rim, rectangular blade. Basket is deep. Decorated by dyeing the horizontal splints red and making diamond designs.

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