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Oil lamp in the form of a bird  (Furnishings (Home))  "1964"

Elizabeth Bigmeat Jackson, Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1919-2008

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1964-1964

Materials:

Pottery

Techniques:

Coiled/hand built, modeled, incised

Dimensions:

18.4 x 13.5 x 10.4 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Cherokee, Eastern Band of Cherokee, Native Americans, North America, Southeast, Southeastern Uplands

Site Name:

Wrights Creek

City:

Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary

County:

Jackson County

State:

North Carolina

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives at the Qualla Arts and Crafts Cooperative (North Carolina) in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_275207

Catalog Number:

25/9218

Album Name:

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