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2013.88.13AB (RS221010)

Description

"Fancy" basket [a] with cover [b] made of ash splints. Basket is cylindrical in shape with rows of twisted splint decoration along the top and bottom edges and on the cover.

Details

Maker
Possibly Penobscot people (Maker)
Date
1820-1840
Location of origin
Northern New England
Material
ash (wood)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
ash (wood)
Basket
baskets (containers)
Dimensions
5 (H), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2013.88.13AB
Credit Line
Gift of Julianne Mehegan
GUSN
287666

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