Katahdin Basket

Fred Tomah, Maliseet / American, 1951 - 2018
Maliseet (Malecite)
Northeast Woodlands


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Brown ash

Overall: 10 3/4 × 9 3/4 in. (27.3 × 24.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Alvin and Mary Bert Gutman '40 Acquisition Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view


Signed, bottom left side, in blue ink: Fred TOMAH; dated, bottom front side, in blue ink: 07

Course History

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

Published References

Reviewed by Jennifer Neptune, The Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance, May 19, 2008, new catalogue description.


The artist, Houlton, Maine [through Molly Neptune Parker]; sold to present collection, 2007.

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