Black Ash basket. Market Style. Rectangular with carved black ash handle. Dyed (brown) black ash splints are used for both weft and warp. 3 rows of un-dyed splints are used as decoration.
This basket was commissioned by the PMGR for inclusion in the exhibition, 'Anishinabek: The People of this Place'. Mrs. Rapp is one of the featured artists in the exhibition. The PMGR has a growing collection of Woodland basketry; however, no other examples of this artist's work.
'Agnes Rapp, 12/12/93'. 'Agnes Rapp, 12/12/93'. |
December 12 1993
13" h 16" w 8.5" d
Current Location Status:
Purchased With Funds From In Memory Of Miss Helen Bradford, Mrs. James Hainer, Mrs. Walter Mcbride, Mrs. James P. White And Mrs. J. P. Kirkpatrick The Collector's Club
Anishinabek: The People of this Place