Basket

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Culture/People
probably Penobscot (attributed)
Previous owner
Barlow H. Wetherbee (B. H. Wetherbee/Barlow Hall Wetherbee), Non-Indian, 1872-1949
Seller
Barlow H. Wetherbee (B. H. Wetherbee/Barlow Hall Wetherbee), Non-Indian, 1872-1949
Object Name
Basket
Media/Materials
Woodsplints, wood, paint
Techniques
Swabbed, plaited, wicker-plaited, carved
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Warren; Knox County; Maine; USA
Date created
1880-1900
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Barlow H. Wetherbee (1872-1949, of Warren, Maine); purchased by George Heye from Barlow Wetherbee in 1909.
Catalog Number
2/2770
Barcode
022770.000
See related items
Penobscot
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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