Traditional Cherokee Style Basket (Sold)

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This twilled basket is woven in an old Cherokee style pattern. All the materials were gathered and prepared entirely by hand. It measures 10 across x 10 deep x 5-1/2 high. It has the inner bark of American Elm (Ulmus americana) as the base and spokes, and weavers of Black Willow bark (Salix nigra) and Shagbark Hickory inner bark (Carya ovata).  The twined rows are of two different materials Basswood fiber, (inner bark of Tilia americana), and Rattlesnake Master leaves (Eryngium yuccifolium), a tall grass prairie plant that was once very common. The rim is of Shagbark Hickory with American Elm lacing.

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  • Model: 118fbt
  • Shipping Weight: 1lbs
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  • Created by Martha Younkin



This product was added to our catalog on Monday 30 March, 2009.

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