Basket with cover

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Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee [Qualla Boundary]
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Basket with cover
Media/Materials
White oak splint/splints, honeysuckle vine, vegetal dye/dyes
Techniques
Wicker-plaited
Dimensions
12.2 x 14.4 cm
Object Type
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place
North Carolina; USA
Date created
1940-1960
Collection History
Acquired by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from an unknown source by 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/117
Barcode
260117.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee [Qualla Boundary]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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