Bowl

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Artist/Maker
Rebecca Youngbird (Rebecca Amanda Youngbird), Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1890-1984
Previous owner
Margaret Roberts, Non-Indian, 1869-1952
Anna-May Williams (Anna May Roberts/Mrs. Fred H. Williams), Non-Indian, 1903-1995
Joanne Williams Thomas (Mrs. Alfred B. Thomas, Jr.), Non-Indian
Donor
Anna-May Williams (Anna May Roberts/Mrs. Fred H. Williams), Non-Indian, 1903-1995
Joanne Williams Thomas (Mrs. Alfred B. Thomas, Jr.), Non-Indian
Object Name
Bowl
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Coiled/hand built, modeled, stamped
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County and Swain County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Date created
circa 1930
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Miss Margaret Roberts (1869-1952, of Slatington, Pennsylvania); inherited by her niece Anna-May Roberts Williams (Mrs. Fred H. Williams, 1903-1995); donated to MAI by Mrs. Williams and her daughter Joanne Williams Thomas (Mrs. Alfred B. Thomas, Jr.) in 1970.
Catalog Number
24/4064
Barcode
244064.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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