Miniature basket

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Artist/Maker
Ramona Lossiah, Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Dr. Genevieve Shaw (Genevieve Rosellen McDonnell/Mrs. Richard Shaw), Non-Indian, 1932-2007
Donor
Dr. Genevieve Shaw (Genevieve Rosellen McDonnell/Mrs. Richard Shaw), Non-Indian, 1932-2007
Previous seller
Brasstown Valley American Indian Gallery
Object Name
Miniature basket
Media/Materials
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques
Double-woven, dyed, twill-plaited
Dimensions
3.0 x 2.6 cm
Object Type
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place
Cherokee, Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Swain County; North Carolina; USA
Date created
1980-1990
Collection History
Purchased by Genevieve Shaw (Genevieve Rosellen McDonnell, 1932-2007) from the Brasstown Valley American Indian Gallery (Young Harris, Georgia); donated to NMAI by Genevieve Shaw in 2007.
Catalog Number
26/5894
Barcode
265894.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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