Basket tray

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee [Qualla Boundary]
Artist/Maker
Elizabeth Calonaheskie (Eva Elizabeth Calonaheskie), Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1924-2013
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-
Object Name
Basket tray
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane), oak splint/splints, vegetal dye/dyes
Techniques
Twill-plaited, dyed
Dimensions
43.5 x 30.3 x 10.8 cm
Object Type
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place
North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Date created
1960-1980
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Qualla Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Cherokee, North Carolina) 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
26/1779
Barcode
261779.000
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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