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1932.617AB (RS221966)

Description

Rectangular ash splint basket with cover. Checker weave pattern with standards and weavers of differing widths. Some narrow standards swabbed black. Weavers are swabbed black, pink and yellow and stamped with flower heads and dots in yellow, pink and green. New England Native American made.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1825
Location of origin
New England
Material
ash (wood)
stamp-decorated
weaving
Object type
Containers
Places
New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
ash (wood)
Basket
baskets (containers)
Splint
stamp-decorated
weaving
Dimensions
6 x 11 x 7 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.617AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Richard Wheatland
GUSN
67275

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