Basket, Carrying
Basket, Carrying
Basket, Carrying
Basket, Carrying
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Yarmouth County Museum

Basket, Carrying


Accession number: Y72.93
Materials: wood; root
Measurements: 16.5 cm H x 7 cm Diameter
Culture: Acadian
Description: Framework of 2 circles of wood, intersected at right angles, rim circle inside handle circle, held together with diamond-shaped wraps woven with peeled root. Wooden ribs braced between wraps, woven with peeled roots from both wraps towards the centre. Roots wrapped around rim twice.