Oak Basket

by Nancy Brady

Cherokee

Basket measures 9 1/2" in height by 8" accross the top by 9" accross the bottom.

 

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: $95.00

Shipping Cost: $14.00

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