Basket, Gathering
Basket, Gathering
Basket, Gathering
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North Highlands Community Museum

Basket, Gathering


Accession number: 2004.4.61
Date: before 2004
Materials: wood
Measurements: 29.7 cm H x 24.1 cm Diameter
Description: Square-bottomed, straight sides, checker-woven of woodsplint, probably ash wood. Sides woven with narrower woodsplint. Overhand notched D-shaped handle inserted into weave. Rim reinforced with inner sturdy wood hoop and outer woodsplint, bound together with woodsplint. Typical berry picking basket made by the Mi'kmaq people.