Contributed by Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum
Maliseet and Micmac Indians made this style of traditional Maine basket for harvesting potatoes by weaving splints made of brown ash.
About This Item
- Title: Potato Basket, Littleton, ca. 1940
- Creation Date: circa 1940
- Subject Date: circa 1940
- Town: Littleton
- County: Aroostook
- State: ME
- Media: Ash splints
- Dimensions: 30.4 cm x 40.6 cm
- Object Type: Physical Object
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1678 U.S. Route 1, Littleton, ME 04730
(207) 538-9604 (Debbie)
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