Candy Basket

Unknown people (Woodlands), Northeast Woodlands, Woodlands


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collected about 1851-1902

Brown ash

Overall: 3 3/8 × 2 1/4 in. (8.5 × 5.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Porter and Charles Tremain



North America, United States


19th century

Object Name



Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Course History

NAS 30.21, Native American Art and Material, Jami Powell, Spring 2020

Exhibition History

Spirit of the Basket Tree, Wabanaki Ash Splint Baskets from Maine, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 20, 2008-June 28, 2009.


Unknown collector (jpossibly the Baptist Missionary Marilla Baker Ingalls, 1828-1902); to Porter (1845-1907) and Charles (1843-1922) Tremain, Fayetteville, New York; given to present collection, after 1904; catalogued, 1913.

Old Number

Red No. 13.672

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