Julia Ann Mell, Passamaquoddy / American, 1849 - 1930
Wood splints and grasses
Overall: 3 3/4 × 7 1/2 × 7 1/2 in. (9.5 × 19 × 19 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mary Louise Warden Stewart
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. 19.
Julia Ann Mell ("Mrs. Joe Mel"), Grand Lake Stream, Maine; sold to Mary Louise Warden Stewart, Newburgh, New York, 1920; given to present collection, 1996.
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