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Catalog Number US-74
Title Basket; Woven; Small; Handle
Object Name Basket
Description Small round basket with handle. Basket is made of wide strips of wood and loosely woven. The center of the basket has a brown stripe woven into it. The brown stripe has been colored with pigment or ink to give it the dark color. The handle is made of one piece of bent wood that has been woven into the sides of the basket.
Culture North American Indian/Sauk and Fox
Material Unknown Plant Materials
Place of Origin USA: Iowa, (Tama County), Tama
Makers mark "Saux and Fox" written on bottom
Length (in) 6.375
Width (in) 5.25
People Hill, Asa Thomas, 1871-1953
History According to the A.T. Hill catalog, this was collected in Tama, Iowa.
Collection Hill, A.T.