• Culture/People:

    Mohawk [Kahnawake (Caughnawaga)]

  • Object name:

    Basket with cover

  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Kahnawake Reserve (Caughnawaga Reserve); Montérégie Region; Québec; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

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

  • Techniques:

    Dyed, wicker-plaited, fancy plaited weave

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of U.S. Navy Commander Charles Phillips Eaton (1863-1922) or his mother Harriet Phillips Eaton (1838-ca. 1930); donated to MAI in 1922 by Mrs. Eaton in memory of Charles Phillips Eaton.

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