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Culture/People
Mississippi Choctaw
Artist/Maker
Sweenie Willis (Sweeny Willis/Mrs. Bill W. Willis), Mississippi Choctaw, 1902-1977
MAI agent
Dr. Frederick J. Dockstader (FJD), Non-Indian, 1912-1998
Seller
Choctaw Craft Association (Choctaw Craft Association)
Object Name
Mat
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques
Twill-plaited
Dimensions
117.5 x 50.5 cm
Object Type
Furnishings (Home)
Place
Philadelphia; Neshoba County; Mississippi; USA
Date created
1964
Collection History
Purchased by Dr. Frederick J. Dockstader (1912-1998, MAI curator and later director) from the Choctaw Craft Association (Philadelphia, Mississippi) in 1965.
Catalog Number
23/8249
Barcode
238249.000
See related items
Mississippi Choctaw
Furnishings (Home)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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