Basket tray

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Basket tray
Media/Materials
White oak splint/splints, dye/dyes
Techniques
Dyed, wicker-plaited
Dimensions
27.6 x 26.8 x 8.1 cm
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County and Swain County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Date created
1960-1980
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from an unknown source at an unknown date; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/7070
Barcode
257070.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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