Curly Blueberry Basket

Clara Neptune Keezer, American / Passamaquoddy, 1930 - 2016, Passamaquoddy, Wabanaki, Maine, Northeast Woodlands, Woodlands

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2008

Brown ash and sweetgrass; Curly weave

Overall: 4 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. (11.4 x 8.3 cm)

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

2008.45.3

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

21st century

Object Name

Basket

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated, on rim of lid, diagonally from top right to bottom left, from right to left, in gold ink: Clara / Keezer / 2008

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.

Provenance

The artist, Pleasant Point, Maine; sold to present collection, 2008.

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