• Culture/People:


  • Object name:

    Sewing basket

  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Ontario, Qu├ębec, New York; Canada, USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Black ash/brown ash splints, sweetgrass, cotton cloth, synthetic dye/dyes

  • Techniques:

    Wicker-plaited, dyed, braided, lined

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly in the collection of Karen Coody Cooper (Oklahoma Cherokee) and James R. Roaix (Mohawk/Abenaki); donated to NMAI by Karen Cooper and James Roaix in 2004.

  • Dimensions:

    24 x 9 cm

  • Catalog number:


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