Miniature Rib or Melon Basket

Cherokee, Eastern Band of Cherokee, Cherokee, North Carolina, North Carolina, Southeast

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about 1908

Oak wood splints and dye

Overall: 4 3/16 x 3 13/16 x 3 11/16 in. (10.6 x 9.7 x 9.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill

46.17.9557

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Basket

Classification

Native American

Native American: Southeast

Not on view

Provenance

Unknown maker, Cherokee, North Carolina; collected by Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), Cherokee, North Carolina, 1908-1909; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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