Basket

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Charles Townsend Baisley, Non-Indian, 1872-1954
Janet Johnson Baisley (Mrs. Charles Townsend Baisley), Non-Indian, ca. 1875-1957
Seller
Charles Townsend Baisley, Non-Indian, 1872-1954
Janet Johnson Baisley (Mrs. Charles Townsend Baisley), Non-Indian, ca. 1875-1957
Auction venue
American Art Association-Anderson Galleries, Inc., 1929-
Object Name
Basket
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques
Plaited, twill-plaited
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Charles Townsend Baisley (1872-1954) and his wife Janet Johnson Baisley (1875-1957); purchased by MAI at an auction of the Baisleys' collection held by the American Art Association-Anderson Galleries, Inc. (New York City) in 1937.
Catalog Number
19/6045
Barcode
196045.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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