mid-late 19th century
Brown ash and sweetgrass
Height: 11 in. (27.9 cm)
Diameter: 8 in. (20.3 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Ida Farr Miller
Place Made: United States, North America
Native American: Woodlands
Not on view
NAS 30.21, Native American Art and Material, Jami Powell, Spring 2020
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.
Jennifer Sapiel Neptune, Spirit of the Basket Tree, Wabanaki Ash Splint Baskets from Maine, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2008, ill. p. 8.
Collected by Ellen Frances Burpee Farr (1840-1907) (Mrs. Evarts Worcester Farr, Class of 1863W), Pasadena, California, between 1887-1906; given to her daughter, Ida Farr Miller (1863-1953), 1907; given to present collection, 1944.
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