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Culture/People:
Maliseet (Malecite)  Search this
Previous owner:
Karen Coody Cooper, Cherokee Nation  Search this
James R. Roaix (Jim Roaix), Mohawk/Abenaki (Abnaki)  Search this
Donor:
Karen Coody Cooper, Cherokee Nation  Search this
James R. Roaix (Jim Roaix), Mohawk/Abenaki (Abnaki)  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Ash splints
Techniques:
Wicker-plaited, painted
Dimensions:
41 x 43 x 62 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Houlton; Aroostook County; Maine; USA
Date created:
circa 1920
Collection History:
Purchased by Karen Cooper (Cherokee Nation, NMAI staff member) and James R. Roaix (Mohawk/Abenaki) in an antique store in Houlton, Maine at an unknown date; donated to NMAI by Karen Cooper and Jim Roaix in 2004.
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Catalog Number:
26/3817
Barcode:
263817.000
See related items:
Maliseet (Malecite)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64a365027-2b3c-4025-8118-afc5b3b4cbdb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_279968