Lined and Stamped Basket
possibly Paugussett (Paugusset)
Unknown people (Woodlands)
Stamped brown ash and lined with green silk
Overall: 3 3/8 × 7 1/2 × 4 3/4 × 3/8 in. (8.5 × 19 × 12 × 1 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Harold Cairnie
Place Made: United States, North America
Native American: Woodlands
Not on view
Enclosed tag: "This was bought from the Indians and spoons kept in it, 1799."
NAS 30.21, Native American Art and Material, Jami Powell, Spring 2020
The Arts of Native America, The Eastern Woodland: Algonkian and Iroquois, Dartmouth College Museum and Galleries, Anthropology and History Collections, East Gallery, Wilson Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 6-November 11, 1979.
Jennifer Sapiel Neptune, Spirit of the Basket Tree, Wabanaki Ash Splint Baskets from Maine, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2008, ill. p. 4.
Lent by Abby Dorothy Blanchard Cairnie (1906-1987), Delray, Florida; given to present collection, 1959.
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