Title

Basket, Egg

Creator or Collector

George Gibson

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Photo Credit

Laurel Lamb, Curator, University of Arkansas Museum

Donor

Elpha Kindred

Object Date

1975

Object Type

Woven, split oak basket

Date

Spring 5-1-2021

Description

Made by George Gibson.

Woven, split oak basket; square base with single carrying handle at top. Base 2/2 twill weave, sides 1/1 plain weave.

Rim finished with horizontal splint reinforcements held in place with overcast splint stitching. handle notched at ends to accommodate lashings; small, thickened 'hand hold' in center.

Object Dimensions

Base 2/2 twill weave, sides 1/1 plain weave

Object Housed

University of Arkansas Museum

Object Accession Number

0079-0052-0004

Image Location

 
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