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Image Title Creator Culture Accession # Materials/Techniques
Mirrored whistle box with gold details and carved writing Unknown Native American; Navajo (Diné) 69.189 glass, metal
Rivercane basket Unknown Native American; Cherokee 71.455 rivercane
Twilled plaited rivercane basket with handle Unknown Native American; Cherokee or Choctaw (artist and user) 71.526 rivercane
Buckbrush Cherokee basket Ella Mae Blackbear Native American; Cherokee (artist and user) 71.758 buckbrush, natural dye
Oval plain plaited buckbrush basket with natural dye Ella Mae Blackbear Native American; Cherokee (artist and user) 71.759 buckbrush, dye
Double walled buckbrush round reed basket with walnut and bloodroot dye Ella Mae Blackbear Native American; Cherokee (artist and user) 71.760 buckbrush, walnut, bloodroot
Willow basket jar with banded design woven with tree yucca and devil's claw Unknown Native American; Apache, Chiricahua (artist and user) 71.267 willow, yucca, devil's claw
Double walled buckbrush basket with small mouth, added feathers, leather strips, and painted wooden splint running horizontally Mavis Doering; , Ms. Ginger Kingman Native American; Cherokee (artist and user) 71.774 buckbrush, feathers, wood, leather, paint
Small honeysuckle basket with handle and green dye Unknown Native American; Cherokee (artist and user) 71.570 honeysuckle, dye
Twined spruce root basket with attached base and geometric designs Unknown Native American; Modoc 71.578 spruce
Twined spruce root basket with geometric designs Unknown Native American; Modoc 71.466 spruce, dye
Black ash storage basket with fitted lid and applied handles wrapped in ash splints Unknown Native American; possibly Ottawa 71.511a-b black ash
Double walled commercial reed basket with central aqua colored band Joyce Johnson; , Jason Baird Jackson Ph.D. Native American; Cherokee, Keetoowah (artist and user) 71.767 commercial reed, aniline dye
Doubled walled buckbrush storage basket with natural bloodroot dye Unknown; , Mary Frances Myers Native American; Cherokee 96.42 buckbrush, bloodroot
Oval shaped double walled buckbrush basket crib with handles Unknown; , Scott Swearingen Native American; Cherokee (artist and user) 71.781 buckbrush
Honeysuckle container basket woven around oak splint warps with a bundled honeysuckle rim Unknown Native American; Cherokee, Eastern 71.515 honeysuckle, oak, rivercane
Coiled basket tray with triangular geometric designs Unknown Native American; Apache, Mescalero (artist and user) 71.664 yucca
Coiled long leaf pine needle basket with fitted lid Unknown; , Nancy Patton Native American; Seminole 71.773a-b pine needle, raffia
Large coiled basket tray with woven writing and geometric designs Unknown Native American; Apache, Western (artist and user) 71.209 yucca, devil's claw
Coiled basket tray with geometric designs Unknown Native American; Apache, Mescalero (artist and user) 71.233 willow, yucca