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Culture/People
Coushatta (Koasati)
Artist/Maker
Rosalene Langley Medford (Mrs. Claude Medford), Coushatta (Koasati)
Previous owner
Karen Coody Cooper, Cherokee Nation
James R. Roaix (Jim Roaix), Mohawk/Abenaki (Abnaki)
Donor
Karen Coody Cooper, Cherokee Nation
James R. Roaix (Jim Roaix), Mohawk/Abenaki (Abnaki)
Object Name
Basket with cover
Media/Materials
Pine needles, raffia
Techniques
Dyed, coiled
Dimensions
10 x 11 cm
Object Type
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place
Louisiana; USA
Date created
1985
Collection History
Given to Karen Cooper (Cherokee Nation, NMAI staff member) and James R. Roaix (Mohawk/Abenaki), possibly by the artist's husband, at an unknown date; donated to NMAI by Karen Cooper and Jim Roaix in 2004.
Catalog Number
26/3823
Barcode
263823.000
See related items
Coushatta (Koasati)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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