Basket, Miniature
Basket, Miniature
Basket, Miniature
Basket, Miniature
Basket, Miniature


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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Native American - Woodland
Transportation
Native American ➔ Basket, Miniature

Identifier:
133944
Description:
Miniature or 'five-cent' basket of ash splints dyed different colors. Splint handle.
Wicker basket with handle;According to Joan Lester such baskets were commonly made by children and novice basket makers. (McMullen and Handsman 1987:57)
Date:
1900 – 1951
Materials:
Ash Splints
Dimensions:
5" h 3" w 3" d
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift Of Robert Speir Collection
Rights:

Makers/Donors
Odawa

Ojibwa

Robert Y. Speir Collection