Maple Planter Basket

 by Eva Reed

Cherokee

The rim of the basket measures 8" accross by 10" in height by

6" on the bottom of the basket.

Dyes used are bloodroot / walnut. Crafted out of maple

 

Cherokee Basketry has endured from prehistoric times to the present day.

The women do the basket making. The principal materials used by

the Cherokee are cane, white oak, hickory bark and honeysuckle.

Originally the only two materials used for dyes were black walnut

and blood root. Butternut has been added for black, yellow root for

yellow and broom sedge for orange.

Price: $110.00

Shipping Cost: $14.00

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