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Basket

Object Number:70-9-23
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: 19 cm
Width: 12 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Wood splint-wooden handle, circular rim, square bottom, deep basket-decorated with orange horizontal splints around center of basket, dark brown vertical splints

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