Basket: Base


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Basket: Base   (2018.09.0006)
  1. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Containers
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  5. N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1975 - 1978 CE
Culture African-American

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 21 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 5.2 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 173 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Palm, Plant--Leaf, Plant--Straw
Manufacturing Processes N/A
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Derby, Doris A. Black Women Basket Makers: A study of domestic economy in Charleston County, South Carolina. PhD Thesis. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1980.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication The Doris A. Derby Collection
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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