Basket with cover

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Culture/People
Chitimacha
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Basket with cover
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane), dye/dyes
Techniques
Twill-plaited, dyed
Dimensions
23.6 x 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Object Type
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place
Louisiana; USA (inferred)
Date created
circa 1965
Collection History
Acquired 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
26/173
Barcode
260173.000
See related items
Chitimacha
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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