Curly Bowl

Clara Mitchell Solomon, American / Penobscot, 1893 - 1964, Penobscot, Wabanaki, Old Town, Maine, Northeast Woodlands, Woodlands

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collected 1960

Brown ash and sweetgrass

Overall: 3 1/8 x 6 in. (7.9 x 15.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

160.35.14539

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Basket

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Exhibition History

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.

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.

Publication History

Jennifer Sapiel Neptune, Spirit of the Basket Tree, Wabanaki Ash Splint Baskets from Maine, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2008, ill. p. 16.

Provenance

Chief Poolaw, Sales Unit, Penobscot Indian Reservation, Old Town, Maine; sold to Professor Alfred F. Whiting (1912-1978) for the Dartmouth College Museum, July 1960.

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