A basket with an oval rim and rectangular base made from ash splints. The body of the basket is made from thin wefts in a "wicker" weave, with thicker weft bands near the lip and base. The basket was dyed pink but has now faded. The rim is made from ash splint, held in place with a single ash splint lash.
Wabanaki peoples (Basket maker)
Possibly Abenaki people (Basket maker)
Possibly Penobscot people (Basket maker)
- Location of origin
- New England
- Associated Building
- Fowler House Main House.
- Object type
New England (United States) [general region]
- Descriptive terms
- 9 x 13 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Fowler House Estate