Basket

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Culture/People
possibly Chitimacha (attributed)
Previous owner
Marie Louise Wilson, Non-Indian
Donor
Marie Louise Wilson, Non-Indian
Object Name
Basket
Media/Materials
Woodsplints, thread
Techniques
Twill-plaited, aboriginally repaired
Dimensions
10.5 x 6 cm
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Louisiana; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; given to Marie Louise Wilson (of Larchmont, New York) by an unnamed party circa 1905; donated to MAI by Mrs. Wilson in 1978.
Catalog Number
25/687
Barcode
250687.000
See related items
Chitimacha
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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