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Basketry Splitter
Basketry Splitter
Date:
ca. 1900
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood
Dimensions:
3 7/8 x 2 1/4 x 1 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Inuit
Accession Number:
2007.21.142
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Basketry splitter, a women's tool used with broken razor blades inserted in slots in the body of the tool to split basket materials into uniform widths

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”