Basket with cover

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Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
probably Coushatta (Koasati) (attributed)
Previous owner
Roger G. Kennedy, Non-Indian, 1926-2011
Frances Hefren Kennedy (Mrs. Roger G. Kennedy), Non-Indian
Donor
Roger G. Kennedy, Non-Indian, 1926-2011
Frances Hefren Kennedy (Mrs. Roger G. Kennedy), Non-Indian
Object Name
Basket with cover
Media/Materials
Pine Needles (Long-leaf pine), raffia, dye/dyes
Techniques
Dyed, coiled
Dimensions
77.5 x 15.7 cm
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Mississippi, Louisiana; USA (inferred)
Date created
circa 1990
Collection History
Formerly in the collection of Roger G. Kennedy (former director of the National Park Service and the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, 1926-2011) and his wife Frances Hefren Kennedy; donated to NMAI by Mr. and Mrs. Kennedy in 2011.
Catalog Number
26/8540
Barcode
268540.000
See related items
Coushatta (Koasati)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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