Basket with cover

Date created
1964
Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Qualla Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Cherokee, North Carolina) in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
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Place
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County and Swain County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
25/6078
Barcode
256078.000
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Object Name
Basket with cover
Media/Materials
White oak splint/splints, honeysuckle vine, dye/dyes
Techniques
Dyed, wicker-plaited
Dimensions
14 x 17.8 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b054e858-5820-4239-969b-b0b64acbd167
Record ID
NMAI_271950